Examples of commanding officer in a Sentence
He reported the incident to his commanding officer.
reported directly to the fort's commanding officer
Recent Examples of commanding officer from the Web
Wallace also is commanding officer of The King’s Troop of The Royal Artillery.
Organizers of the Maryland rally included My Brothers Threepers, which Danny Bollinger, the group’s commanding officer, described as an unregulated militia that does community outreach, and by Maryland People’s Militia.
Anthony Webber, commanding officer of the USS Dewey, says the training is also important to improve the skills and camaraderie of the crew numbering about 325 members.
Ladaniel Dayzie, deputy commanding officer of Joint Task Force North, based in El Paso.
James Hawkins, commanding officer at Naval Station Great Lakes, read the proclamation that President Donald Trump signed into law in 2017 designating March 29 as National Vietnam War Veterans Day.
Making no headway, the commanding officer ordered the tow-lines to be cut; the more than 150 men and one woman on the raft were set adrift.
Ray Murray, chief of staff of the Marine Corps Base, Camp Pendleton, and commanding officer of the Fifth Marine Regiment during the Chosin Reservoir fighting in Korea.
Zinke told The Associated Press in 2014 that the travel disputes occurred because his commanding officer disagreed with his belief that Montana should be used for SEAL training.
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COMMANDING OFFICER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of commanding officer for English Language Learners
: an officer who is in charge of a group of people in the military or of a military camp or base
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