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Ranks in the Canadian military

Almost all militaries in the world have two types of ranks: the lower ranks, which compose most of the fighting force, and higher-ranking officers, who are usually better educated, better paid, and hold command over the lower ranks. 694 more words

Master of Pleasure, Tamed by his woman

Master of Pleasure (School of Gallantry Book #5) by Delilah Marvelle

Overview by Amazon:

After Miss Leona Olivia Webster had allowed herself to fall in love with a dashing childhood friend who had left her scorned and pregnant, she is done chasing her happily-ever-after. 669 more words

Historical Romance Novel

Flag Officer Assignment

The Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert announced today the following assignment:

Rear Adm. John R. Haley will be assigned as commander, … 32 more words

Department Of Defense

Medals for Marriage

United Kingdom’s Prince Philip has a reputation for lacking tact in many of his public comments. Occasionally these comments can be turned on him immediately. An example of this is the time he was admiring the ample number of World War II medals on the chest of a Brazilian admiral. 91 more words


Better know a Canadian functionary: the Commander of the Royal Canadian Navy

The Royal Canadian Navy was founded in 1910 by Sir Wilfrid Laurier as an alternative to paying Britain for the upkeep of the Royal Navy. At the time, this was seen as unpatriotic by imperialists and burdensome by anti-imperialists, because Canada had promised to let Britain take control of the RCN in times of war. 352 more words

Better know a Canadian functionary: the Chief of Defence Staff

The Chief of Defence Staff is the single commanding officer of the Canadian Forces, the Canadian version of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. 284 more words

WINNING WOMEN: Michelle Howard Makes History As Navy’s Admiral

Announced today, on Veterans Day of 2014, was the Navy’s first female four-star Admiral. Michelle Howard has made history and this is not the first time she’s done so. 79 more words

Winning Women