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Quartermaster General Line breaks: Quar¦ter|master Gen|eral

Definition of Quartermaster General in English:


The head of the army department in charge of the quartering and equipment of troops.
Example sentences
  • The highlight of Groves's tenure in the Office of the Quartermaster General was clearly his supervision of the construction of the Pentagon, which began on 11 September 1941.
  • The Quartermaster General, Edward Wagner, stated: ‘we are at the end of our personnel and matériel strength.’
  • In mid-July 1941 Brigadier General Brehon B. Sommervell, the chief of the construction division of the Office of the Quartermaster General, ordered that the Pentagon be constructed.
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