Aid-de-camp


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Aid´-de-camp`


n.1.(Mil.) An officer selected by a general to carry orders, also to assist or represent him in correspondence and in directing movements.
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The aid-de-camp settled his guests in a tolerably comfortable tent, from which was dislodged an Irish canteen woman, who went, with her six children, to sleep where she could.
The signing ceremony was held in neighbouring Burkina Faso where Camara is recuperating from a botched assassination attempt by his aid-de-camp on December 3.
The articles arc based on the personal experiences and fond memories of Gene Vandeventer, who served as an aid-de-camp at Headquarters AFRC, Robins Air Force Base, Ga.