There you will find the adjutant on duty, said the official.
When the prisoners were landed a fortnight later Sir George Hill recognized Tone in the French adjutant-general's uniform.
"What division are you?" shouted an adjutant, riding up.
At this time he was chief of the staff of the Russian army and adjutant-general to the tsar.
He was made adjutant-general to Colonel Mason, military governor, and as such was executive officer in the administration of 'local government till peace came in the autumn of 1848 and the province was ceded to the United States.