Recent Examples of rear admiral from the Web
Trump said Wednesday afternoon that Ronny Jackson, a rear admiral in the U.S. Navy who has served as a White House physician for more than a decade, is his new pick to lead the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
Recent speakers in the San Diego chapter’s luncheon series have included a retired rear admiral and an administrator of the Naval Academy athletic department.
Jackson, Trump’s physician, is a Navy rear admiral who was the emergency medicine doctor for a shock trauma platoon in Taqaddum, Iraq, during Operation Iraqi Freedom, according to his Navy bio.
The physician, a rear admiral in the U.S. Navy, has served as the presidential doctor for the past three administrations.
The Coronado author, a retired Navy rear admiral, pulls back the curtain on his time at the presidential retreat under Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush.
One of Christian’s coaches, Jim McNeal, is a rear admiral in the Navy in charge of logistical support at locations around the world.
That was Grace Hopper, a computer scientist and U.S. Navy rear admiral.
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REAR ADMIRAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of rear admiral for English Language Learners
: an officer of high rank in the navy
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