Acting Officer

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Acting Officer

 

a serviceman of the Russian army in the 19th and early 20th centuries who held an officer’s position but not an officer’s rank. If there was a shortage of officers, their positions could be filled by noncommissioned officers first class who had volunteered for the army and had received a higher or secondary education and by sergeants major and senior noncommissioned officers serving beyond their term of military obligation.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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