Definition of judge advocate general in English:

judge advocate general

Syllabification: judge ad·vo·cate gen·er·al


  • An officer in supreme control of the courts-martial of one of the armed forces.
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    • Layfield is now assigned to the Office of the Judge Advocate General, Washington, D.C.
    • After consulting with Conner, Chief of Staff General James W. McAndrew, Judge Advocate General Walter Bethel, and Pershing met with coalition commanders-in-chief at Senlis, France.
    • May I introduce to you Rear Admiral Harmon Rabb, Judge Advocate General.

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