Commander

Commander is a naval rank which is also sometimes used as a military title depending on the individual customs of a given military service. Commander is also used as a rank or title in some organizations outside of the armed forces, particularly in police and law enforcement.

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Royal New Zealand Air Force - Current Strength
... Under the Commander Joint Forces New Zealand (a rear admiral, air vice marshal, or major general, depending on rotation) is the Air Component Commander, an Air Commodore ... The Air Component Commander directs the RNZAF through the triservice staff of HQ JFNZ ...
Führer - History - Military Usage
... Military career of Adolf Hitler According to the Constitution of Weimar, the President was Commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces. 1935, Hitler had himself promoted to the new title Oberster Befehlshaber der Wehrmacht (Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces), which meant then a presidential position over the Wehrmacht in fact ... Following the Blomberg–Fritsch Affair in 1938, Hitler took the responsibilities of this commander-in-chief for himself, though he kept on using the older formally ...
USS Enterprise (NCC-1701-E) - Depiction - Ship's Officers
... Commander William Thomas Riker (Executive Officer) First officer of the Enterprise from its launch in 2372 ... Promoted to Captain in 2379, and left the Enterprise with his wife, Ship's Counselor Commander Deanna Troi, to take command of the USS Titan ... Lieutenant Commander Data (Second Officer) Data was Ops officer and Science Officer from its launch in 2372, and was third in line of command, until his apparent death in 2379 ...
USS Mitscher (DDG-57)
... naval aviator and World War II aircraft carrier task group commander ... On February 24, 2012 Commander Monika W ... Commander Stoker relieved Commander Brian K ...
USS Florida (SSGN-728) - Operational History
... In 1997, Florida's skipper, Commander Michael J ... command history for 1997 states...Concerned about Commander Alfonso's leadership style and the low morale displayed by his crew, Rear Admiral Sullivan (Commander, Submarine Group Nine ... On 12 August, Commander Gregory M ...

Famous quotes containing the word commander:

    Every commander is alone.
    Michael Powell. Captain Lansdorff (Peter Finch)

    [Oliver North is a] document-shredding, Constitution-trashing, Commander in Chief-bashing, Congress-thrashing, uniform-shaming, Ayatollah-loving, arms-dealing, criminal-protecting, résumé-enhancing, Noriega-coddling, Social
    Security-threatening, public school-denigrating, Swiss-banking-law-breaking, letter-faking, self-serving, election-losing, snake-oil salesman who can’t tell the difference between the truth and a lie.
    Charles S. Robb (b. 1939)

    Frenchmen, we do not accept your surrender. You surrender only to the enemy. If you’re Vichy, fight us. If you’re Frenchmen, join us.
    Samuel Fuller, U.S. screenwriter. American commander (uncredited)