Deputy lieutenant

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the title of any one of the deputies or assistants of the lord lieutenant of a county.

See also: Lieutenant

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Ninder's appointment as Deputy Lieutenant went viral after he posted a picture of himself in his ceremonial uniform on Twitter.
From left, Armed Forces veterans Ian Clark, Paul Barrett, Aberdeenshire Council leader Councillor Jim Gifford and Chief Executive Jim Savege, Rear Admiral Christopher J Hockley, Deputy Provost Cllr Ron McKail, Lieutenant Colonel Geraint Davies, Commanding Officer of AUOTC Victoria D'Anyers Willis, Deputy Lieutenant of Kincardineshire and Andrew Simpson, Deputy Lieutenant of Banffshire
A new Deputy Lieutenant of the West Midlands has worn his uniform for the first time.
The proud Brigade members received their certificates from guest of honour, Dr Iain Findlay, Deputy Lieutenant for Renfrewshire, at an uplifting service.
As a Lord Lieutenant's Cadet, she accompanied Deputy Lieutenant Sir Nigel Thrift to welcome Princess Alexandra to the Royal Star & Garter Home, in Solihull, a care home for military service veterans and their families, in 2018.
Mr Prentice, from Coldingham, accompanied by his wife Bobbie, received the (BEM) in the Scottish Borders Council headquarters in Newtown St Boswells from Jeanna Swan, Lord-Lieutenant of Berwickshire, supported by Harry Frew, Deputy Lieutenant.
A thrilled Ms Kerr said: "I am delighted and honoured to be appointed as a deputy lieutenant of Moray and very much look forward to working in support of Grenville Johnston.
Currently he also holds positions as chairman of the Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, is a deputy lieutenant of Cheshire and served as a magistrate for more than 20 years.
At the centenary of the Armistice on Remembrance Sunday, Loftus Mayor Barry Hunt welcomed the Deputy Lieutenant of the North Riding of Yorkshire, Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen and South Middlesbrough and East Cleveland MP Simon Clarke.
Colonel Boardman, who was awarded an MBE in 2009 for his outstanding efforts in Southern Afghanistan and is a Deputy Lieutenant in West Yorkshire, took over the top job at Merseyside ACF on September 1 this year.
Deputy lieutenant Terry Currie, chair of the lieutenancy business group, said: "We would welcome enquiries from businesses about the awards.
He will be replaced by his deputy Lieutenant Colonel Paul Njunguna.
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