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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Schererville police Chief David Dowling, who lost to Martinez by 53 votes, Richard Ligon, a Gary veteran and former postal inspector, and Dan Murchek, a deputy commander with the sheriff's department, all remain in the race.
Donald Trump may be the richest person to become commander-in-chief, but Zuck has him beat in net worth at least tenfold.
There was no way the sergeant could receive a fair trial, his lawyers said, since everyone in the military justice system now reported to Trump as commander-in-chief.
Officers with the York County Multijurisdictional Drug Enforcement Unit took possession of the drugs and have launched an investigation, said Marvin Brown, commander of the unit.
And despite already being head of the military, he was appointed commander-in-chief last year.
Acaba and the station's commander, Randy Bresnik, were supposed to go spacewalking earlier this week.
As commander-in-chief, his job is not only to console grieving families, but to explain to the American public what the military is doing—especially when his administration puts soldiers in harm’s way, and something goes wrong.
But the diversion isn’t without peril for a commander-in-chief known for off-the-cuff pronouncements and awkward encounters with world leaders.
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