Examples of commander in a Sentence
a surrender of the fort by the commander without a single shot having been fired
the intrepid commander of the HMS Surprise
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In late August, the outgoing overall commander of U.S. forces in Iraq and Syria, Lt.
The government swiftly sacked Mr Puigdemont and his government, and replaced the commander of the Catalan police.
The two aircraft would serve as airborne command centers in the event of a nuclear war, with Nightwatch, a Boeing 747-200B, carrying the secretary of defense and Mercury, a Boeing 707-320, carrying the commander of STRATCOM.
Paul Manafort is not Osama bin Laden, so there’s no reason for Bob Mueller to make like the commander of Seal Team Six.
The wounded man was taken to Harborview Medical Center, and the manager was sore and bruised, the commander said.
Schueller was also connected with notorious German official Helmut Knochen, the commander of police and security for the SS intelligence service.
Coates met up with Marcus Dent, the commander of the Baltimore chapter Guardian Angels, and rider Eric Young.
Amal Clooney is determined to take ISIS commanders to court.
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