There you will find the adjutant on duty, said the official.
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.
"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.
ADJUTANT-GENERAL, an army official, originally (as indicated by the word) the chief assistant (Lat.