Vice Admiral


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Vice Admiral

 

a naval military rank that corresponds to the rank of lieutenant general in the army. This rank was introduced in Russia by Peter I in 1699 and in the USSR in 1940.

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An alumnus of National Defence Academy, Vice Admiral Singh was commissioned into the Indian Navy on July 1, 1983.
Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah called on Deputy Chief of Defence Staff Germany, Vice Admiral Ruehle in his office.
Vice Admiral Mellett said: "I have the utmost confidence that the unit is mission ready and will represent Ireland with pride and continue the very fine reputation Irish peacekeepers have developed in the region.
27 this year Ahmed was promoted to vice admiral and appointed as the new chief of Naval Staff.
The crew of the Russian Navy's Vice Admiral Kulakov, an Udaloy-class destroyer, has held air defense exercises in the Mediterranean, the Russian Defense Ministry's Northern Fleet spokesman Vadim Serga said Tuesday, Sputnik reported.
Vice Admiral Jones added: "Our people are a vital component of what makes the Royal Navy so effective as it represents the interests of the United Kingdom around the globe.
During his stay in Sri Lanka, Admiral Sandila will hold detailed discussions on bilateral cooperation with his counterpart Vice Admiral Jayanath Colombage.
Pama held the rank of vice admiral as commander of the Philippine Navy when he retired last December 21 upon reaching the mandatory retirement age of 56.
Vice Admiral Philip Jones was born in Wirral and grew up in Bebington, as did his wife Liz.
Summary: Islamabad, Jumada Al-Awwal 21, 1432, April 25, 2011, SPA -- Pakistan&'s President Asif Ali Zardari received at the presidential palace in Islamabad today Vice Admiral Dakheelallah bin Ahmed Al-Waqdani, the Saudi Royal Naval Forces Commander, currently on an official visit to Pakistan.
ANKARA, Nov 23, 2010 (TUR) -- Turkish Naval Forces Commander Admiral Ugur Yigit met with Vice Admiral Dimitrios Elefsiniotis, Chief of the Hellenic Navy General Staff, in Ankara on Tuesday.
SURGEON Vice Admiral Ian Laurence Jenkins CB, CVO was a retired Royal Navy officer and former Surgeon General of the British Armed Forces.