Major general


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MAJOR GENERAL. A military officer, commanding a division or number of regiments; the next in rank below a lieutenant general.

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I do believe in the coming months ahead there will be areas in which we can turn over a significant portion of the security to them for their execution," Major General Mills said.
Major General Einsel is survived by his wife, two daughters, and four grandchildren.
Alexander Garden, an aide-decamp to Major General Nathanael Greene, wrote in his Anecdotes of the American Revolutionary War that Jasper was "a perfect Proteus in his ability to alter his appearance, perpetually entering the camp of the enemy without detection, and invariably returning to his own with soldiers he had seduced or prisoners he had captured.
Expressing confidence in Major General Ryder, he said, "Don is one of our superstars in the Army and enjoys the complete trust of the Army's senior leadership.
The retroactive reporting of major general infrastructure assets provision requires phase one and phase two governments to report such assets four years after the respective implementation dates.
Instead of melting down the coins the Major General arranged to pay their equivalent in baht to the project, so that the coins and locket themselves can be exhibited in the Thai military museum.
The major general and his wife were heading for Fulham after a night out.
But Daddy, Major General Stanley (the plucky Lloyd Allen), claims he's an orphan and would be lonely without his daughters.
Major General Khalid possesses significant experience and knowledge in the security and surveillance industry, all of which will provide strong added value for 4C Controls in developing business operations in the GCC (Gulf Countries Council) and the extended MENA (Middle East North Africa) region.
Major General Hafeez ur Rehman Deputy IG Communications and Information Technology, Major General Farhan DG Artillery and Major General Zafar Ullah, DG Logistics GHQ has been appointed.
The other Major Generals promoted to the rank of Lieutenant Generals include Major General Mian Muhammad Hilal Hussain, Major General Ghayur Mahmood, Major General Nazir Ahmed Butt, Major General Naveed Mukhtar and Major General Hidayat ur Rehman.
According to a press release, the secretary-general paid tribute to Major General LiuA[sup.