Sentence Examples


  • There you will find the adjutant on duty, said the official.
  • When the prisoners were landed a fortnight later Sir George Hill recognized Tone in the French adjutant-general's uniform.
  • "What division are you?" shouted an adjutant, riding up.
  • A third son, James Gore King (1791-1853), was an assistant adjutant-general in the war of 1812, was a banker in Liverpool and afterwards in New York, and was president of the New York & Erie railroad until 1837, when by his visit to London he secured the loan to American bankers of £i,000,000 from the governors of the Bank of England.
  • Army is one of the principal officers in the war department, the head of the bureau for army correspondence, with the charge of the records, recruiting, issue of commissions, &c. Individual American states also have their own adjutant-general, with cognate duties regarding the state militia.