How to use Commanding officer in a sentence

commanding officer
  • The most noteworthy administration was that of William Shirley (1741-1749 and 1753-1756), who at one time was the commanding officer of the British forces in North America.

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  • It was thus as a commanding officer that he learnt 1 At 24 Upper Merrion Street, Dublin, or at Dungan Castle, Meath, on the 29th of April or on 1st May; but both place and date are uncertain.

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  • After the Mutiny, it became the headquarters of the Central India Horse, whose commanding officer acts as ex-officio assistant to the resident of Gwalior; and its trade has developed rapidly since the opening of a station on a branch of the Great Indian Peninsula railway in 1899.

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  • A man approaches a garrison of the Foreign Legion, and asks to see the commanding officer.

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  • In his double capacity as governor of the Territory and commanding officer of the army, reasonably certain of his hold on Jefferson, and favourably situated upon the frontier remote from the centre of government, he attempted to realize his ambition to conquer the Mexican provinces of Spain.

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  • His Commanding Officer wrote that it extremely gallant of him to carry on even tho he was wounded.

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  • Brigadier Shaun Cowlam, commanding officer of the brigade, is leading the party, which is studying locations for a British base.

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  • But neither they nor a single commanding officer were there, only disorganized crowds of troops of various kinds.

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  • Pierre standing beside the commanding officer.

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  • Other times, I couldn't hear my commanding officer and really didn't know what to do.

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  • The announcer that is your commanding officer sounds oddly like the Principal from Only The Strong starring Mark Dacascos, but I couldn't find his name in the credits.

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  • My commanding officer thought differently and so began the grueling task of learning how to fire every gun-type in the game.

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  • These applications offer interesting details on the service history of the veteran, usually including commanding officer and dates of service.

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  • The information contained in the application usually includes the unit and commanding officer for the veteran, his dates of service and his rank.

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  • Shepperd's troubled history with authority rubbed his new commanding officer the wrong way, but when the Colonel (played by Robert Patrick) was killed in the pilot episode, Shepperd was left in charge of Atlantis' military personnel.

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  • As the commanding officer of Battlestar Galactica and the highest ranking officer left after the Cylon attack on the 12 colonies, Admiral William Adama takes over the surviving rag-tag Colonial fleet.

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