Aide-de-Camp


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Aide-de-Camp

 

originally, an adjutant attending an emperor or field marshal. From the beginning of the 19th century until 1917, “aide-de-camp” was an honorary title held by officers in the retinue of the Russian emperors. The aide-de-camp wore a special full-dress coat and aiguillettes. The title “aide-de-camp” was also used in Germany, Great Britain, and elsewhere.

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In 1804 he had served in Italy and Egypt and then in Spain and Portugal in the Peninsular Wars, in which he was aide-de-camp to Sir John Moore at Corunna.
As always with these sorts of movies, those guilty are in the uppermost echelons of power, the General's loyal aide-de-camp (Clarence Williams III), the resident psychiatrist (James Woods) and an old friend (Timothy Hutton) who was, at one time, intimately involved with the deceased.
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The tree branched into swash-bucklers, riders on the Spanish main, swordsmen, petty nobility, an aide-de-camp to the Duke of Wellington, an Arawak or two - but not the anthropophagic Carib - a female pirate who begged off execution due to motherhood, but never the guineaman, the driver, the cane cutter, the furious Maroon.
Putting words in Rodgers' mouth - an infrequent occurrence at best - the indignant aide-de-camp sniffs: "Obviously, you haven't read T.
During the revolution he became the aide-de-camp of General Jozef Bem, then head of the Transylvanian army.
After graduating from West Point, he served in the Army of the Potomac, becoming Grant's aide-de-camp near the end of the war.
Army for seven years in the Transportation and Aviation Corps as platoon leader, executive officer, deputy director of Army programs, aide-de-camp, maintenance officer and pilot.
Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha Param Vishist Seva Medal, Ati Vishisht Seva Medal, Aide-de-camp, Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal SB Deo, Param Vishisht Seva Medal, Vayusena Medal, Vishisht , Seva Medal , Aide-de-camp, Air Officer Commanding-Chief, Western Air Command along with other dignitaries would also witness the ceremony .
Air Marshal Jolly is also an honorary aide-de-camp to the President of India.
He subsequently rose to command 101 (Northumbrian) Field Regiment Royal Artillery (Volunteers) before holding TA staff appointments and being appointed aide-de-camp to the Queen.
Sachin Patil, an Indian Police Service officer and aide-de-camp (ADC) to the Governor, rushed to Sankaranarayanan's help.