Sentence Examples


  • The reply to this threat was the immediate resignation of their commissions by all the officers connected with the Tiro Nacional.
  • In the beginning of January 1644, however, for reasons which are variously reported by himself and Clarendon, he resigned his governorship and commissions and went over to the parliament.
  • He sat on various royal commissions, including those on the Civil Service and Venereal Diseases, and from 1917 to 1919 was again chairman of the Independent Labour party.
  • Compulsory service with the colors is in Germany no longer universal, as there are twice as many able-bodied men presented by the recruiting commissions as the active army can absorb.
  • Of non-commissioned officers for commissions in the infantry, cavalry, artillery and engineers respectively.