Adjutant General

  • 1Adjutant general — Adjutant Ad ju*tant, n. [L. adjutans, p. pr. of adjutare to help. See {Aid}.] 1. A helper; an assistant. [1913 Webster] 2. (Mil.) A regimental staff officer, who assists the colonel, or commanding officer of a garrison or regiment, in the details …

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  • 2adjutant general — n. pl. adjutants general 1. an officer in an army who is chief administrative assistant of the commanding officer of a corps or division 2. [A G ] a) U.S. Army the chief administrative officer, having the rank of major general, in charge of the… …

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  • 3Adjutant general — An Adjutant General is a military chief administrative officer. Contents 1 Imperial Russia 2 United Kingdom 3 United States 4 Netherlands …

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  • 4adjutant general — pl. adjutants general. 1. U.S. Army. a. the Adjutant General, the chief administrative officer of the Army. b. an adjutant of a unit having a general staff, usually an officer of the Adjutant General s Corps. 2. a high, often the highest, officer …

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  • 5adjutant general — ad′jutant gen′eral n. pl. adjutants general mil a) the Adjutant General, the chief administrative officer of the U.S. Army b) an adjutant of a unit having a general staff …

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  • 6adjutant-general — adjutant genˈeral noun (pl adjutants genˈeral) 1. The head of a department of the general staff 2. The executive officer of a general • • • Main Entry: ↑adjutant …

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  • 7adjutant-general — general who assists the commanding officer of a division …

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  • 8adjutant general — noun a general s adjutant; chief administrative officer • Hypernyms: ↑adjutant, ↑aide, ↑aide de camp …

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  • 9adjutant general — /ædʒətənt ˈdʒɛnrəl/ (say ajuhtuhnt jenruhl) noun (plural adjutants general) Military 1. (in the British Army) a. the head of a department of the general staff. b. an executive officer of a general. 2. (in the US Army) a. the chief administrative… …

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  • 10adjutant general — noun (plural adjutants general) Date: 1645 1. the chief administrative officer of an army who is responsible especially for the administration and preservation of personnel records 2. the chief administrative officer of a major military unit (as… …

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  • 11adjutant general — noun (plural adjutants general) (in the British army) a high ranking administrative officer. ↘(in the US army) the chief administrative officer …

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  • 12adjutant general — /aejadan(t) jen(a)ral/ An officer in charge of the National Guard of one of the States. The administrative head of a military unit having a general staff …

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  • 13adjutant general — /aejadan(t) jen(a)ral/ An officer in charge of the National Guard of one of the States. The administrative head of a military unit having a general staff …

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  • 14adjutant general —   Hope kenelala …

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  • 15adjutant general — A state officer having duties in respect of the National Guard or active militia. See 36 Am J1st Mil §§ 42 et seq …

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  • 16Adjutant General of Oklahoma — Oklahoma This article is part of the series: Politics and government of Oklahoma …

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  • 17Adjutant-General to the Forces — The Adjutant General to the Forces, commonly just referred to as the Adjutant General (AG), is one of the most senior officers in the British Army. He is in charge of administration, personnel and organisational matters. The Adjutant General… …

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  • 18Adjutant General's Corps — British Army Arms and Services Combat Arms Royal Armoured Corps Infantry Guards Division Scottish Division …

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  • 19adjutant general branch GHQ — manpower branch of the military …

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  • 20Ohio Adjutant General's Department — is in the executive branch of government in the State of Ohio concerned with the military forces of the State of Ohio in the United States of America. The Adjutant General has responsibility for the Ohio Army National Guard, the Ohio Air National …

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