Lieutenant Colonel


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Lieutenant Colonel

 

(podpolkovnik), a military officer’s rank in the armed forces of the USSR and in some other states. It was introduced in the USSR on Sept. 1, 1939. The corresponding rank in the USSR Navy is captain second rank. The rank of lieutenant colonel appeared in the Russian Army in the 17th century. The rank also exists in the armies of the Federal Republic of Germany and the German Democratic Republic (Oberst-leutnant) and in France, Great Britain, and the USA.

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Earlier on August 17, the apex court reserved its order on the bail plea of Lieutenant Colonel Purohit.
Riall would rejoin Pearson and his advanced force, while Drummond was to follow with the remaining part of Lieutenant Colonel Morrison's column.
KUWAIT, June 1 (KUNA) -- Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah on Sunday received Chairman of the International Military Sports Council (CISM) Lieutenant Colonel Abdul Hakim Al-Shenou.
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The COAS Commendation Card was awarded to: Brigadier Zahid Jamil Ahmed, Arty, Brigadier Sardar Tariq Aman, Baloch, Lieutenant Colonel Mohammad Iqbal, Baloch, Lieutenant Colonel Muhammad Asim Iqbal, TI(M), ASC, Lieutenant Colonel Khalid Farid, CMI, Lieutenant Colonel Nazir Hussain Khan, AC, Lieutenant Colonel Faiz SuLieutenantan Bhatti, CMI, Lieutenant Colonel Muhammad Faheem Aeyzad, Sind, Lieutenant Colonel Shahid Nawab, Engrs, Lieutenant Colonel Nasir Mehmood, CMI, Lieutenant Colonel Tariq Muzaffar Chaudry, CMI, Major Nasir Ullah Chatha, Punjab, Major Yasir Mumtaz, ASC, Major Irfan Ali Mirza, Arty, Major Mumtaz Alam Malik, FF, Major Muhammad Omar Awan, Arty, Major Abdul Samad Khan Kakar.
Senior Consultant of Border Service, Lieutenant Colonel Dmitriev Alexander Igorevich
Leading a lively and informative discussion were (from left) moderator Lieutenant Colonel Steven Minkin, USAF ( PACAF); Aloha Chapter President Commander Fred Dini, SC, USN (PACFLT); Roselyn "Roz" Amamalin (PACAF); Colonel Brian O'Connell, USAF (PACAF); Master Gunnery Sergeant Ivan Harris, USMC (MARFORPAC); and Lieutenant Colonel Loren Darmofal, USA (USARPAC).
Abha, Dhu-AlQa'dah 9, 1432, Oct 7, 2011, SPA -- Prince Mohammad bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Assistant Minister of Interior for Security Affairs, paid here yesterday a visit to the family of lieutenant colonel Abdullah Alshahrani in the city of Abha in the region of Asir.
Gallant was replaced yesterday by a retired Massachusetts State Police lieutenant colonel.
Lieutenant Colonel Sir Gilbert Mackereth MC, whose only remaining relative lives near Solihull, hired a hitman to kill Arab rebels and organised the burglaries of their homes in a James Bond-style espionage campaign in Syria during the late 1930s.
Lieutenant Colonel Jan Pilgrim, of North Shields, will make an appearance at the Concert for the Feast of Saint Nicholas at Durham Cathedral on Friday.
Lieutenant Colonel Nick Kitson, of The 3rd Battalion The Rifles, was given the Distinguished Service Order for "indomitable" leadership in "the most hostile of circumstances".