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  Lieutenant commander - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A lieutenant commander is a senior department officer on a large ship or shore installation.
He or she may be commanding officer or executive officer (second-in-command) of a smaller ship or installation.
Lieutenants were commonly put in command of smaller vessels not warranting a commander or captain: such a lieutenant was called a lieutenant commanding or lieutenant commandant in the USN, and a lieutenant in command or lieutenant and commander in the RN.
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 Commander - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A commander in the Royal Navy and the United States Navy is equivalent in rank to a lieutenant-colonel in the army.
In the British Army, the term "commander" is officially applied to the non-commissioned officer in charge of a section (section commander), vehicle (vehicle commander) or gun (gun commander), to the subaltern or captain commanding a platoon (platoon commander), or to the brigadier commanding a brigade (brigade commander).
A Squadron Commander is typically a Major or Lieutenant Colonel, a Group Commander is typically a Colonel, and a Wing Commander is typically a senior Colonel or a Brigadier General.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Commander   (1059 words)

 Lieutenant Commander Logan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lieutenant Commander Logan, a character in the Star Trek fictional universe, was one of the first Chief Engineers of the USS Enterprise-D under captain Jean-Luc Picard.
In 2365, Logan was apparently transferred, as Lieutenant (j.g.) Geordi La Forge was promoted to full lieutenant, transferred from command to the operations division and became the Enterprise's new chief engineer.
During the events of "The Arsenal of Freedom", Captain Jean-Luc Picard, Commander William Riker, Lieutenant Commander Data, Lieutenant Tasha Yar and Dr. Beverly Crusher beam down to the planet Minos, and Picard leaves La Forge in command of the ship.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Lieutenant_Commander_Logan   (274 words)

 Encyclopedia: Lieutenant Commander   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Insignia of a United States Navy Commander Commander is a military rank used in many navies but not generally in armies or air forces.
In military organizations, the commanding officer (CO) is the officer in command of a military unit.
In the U.S. Army, Air Force and Marine Corps, a lieutenant colonel is a commissioned officer superior to a major and inferior to a colonel.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Lieutenant-Commander   (775 words)

 Lieutenant commander: Just the facts...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
A lieutenant commander is a senior department (A specialized division of a large organization) officer on a large ship (A vessel that carries passengers or freight) or shore installation.
He or she may be commanding officer (An officer in command of a military unit) or executive officer (The officer second in command) (second-in-command (Someone who relieves a commander)) of a smaller ship or installation.
In this illustration, the inverted star of a Line Officer (A commissioned officer with combat units (not a staff officer or a supply officer)) is used.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/l/li/lieutenant_commander.htm   (292 words)

 Lieutenant Commander John Markowicz, Jr
Lieutenant Commander Markowicz was born in Groton, Connecticut and entered the Navy in 1992 after receiving a commission from the Tufts University-MIT Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps program.
Lieutenant Commander Markowicz’s initial sea tour was in San Diego, CA aboard the Spruance Class Destroyer USS ELLIOT (DD 967) as the Damage Control Assistant.
Lieutenant Commander Markowicz is married to the former Kristin Bache of San Diego, California.
sections.asme.org /hawaii/johnm.htm   (364 words)

 USAF Heartland of America Band - History of Commanders   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Lieutenant Dean L. Zarmbinski was the commander and conductor of the Strategic Air Command Band at Offutt Air Force Base from February 1991 to July 1991.
Lieutenant Zarmbinski is a 1982 graduate of the University of Northern Iowa with a Bachelor of Music Education Degree.
Lieutenant Keith H. Bland, of Prairie Village, Kansas, was the commander and conductor of the United States Air Force Heartland of America Band located at Offutt Air Force Base near Omaha NE from 25 July 1998 to 22 October 1998.
www.offutt.af.mil /Assoc_Units/band/htmlpages/AOBhistcmndrs4.html   (797 words)

 Lieutenant commander - Memory Alpha
Lieutenant Commander is a military rank, the equivalent of which is used by the service organizations of many civilizations.
A traditional naval rank, lieutenant commander is the grade between lieutenant and commander grades.
The Federation Starfleet uses this rank, although its 'predecessor', the Earth Starfleet may not have had a rank between lieutenant and commander.
www.memory-alpha.org /en/wiki/LCDR   (186 words)

 Lieutenant Commander Data   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In 2366, Commander Data was seriously injured trying to save Q from an attack by gaseous creatures called the Calamarain.
Data was assigned temporary command of the Starship Sutherland in Picard's armada.
As of Stardate 42527, Data had been decorated by Starfleet Command for gallantry and had recieved the Medal of Honor with clusters, the Legion of Honor, and the Star Cross.
www.geocities.com /moethetrekkie/Data.html   (1200 words)

 Lieutenant Commander Matthew Davies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Lieutenant Commander Matthew Davies joined HMCS DISCOVERY, in his native Vancouver, in July 1977, on the Naval Reserve Summer Student Training Program.
Promoted to Lieutenant (Navy) in December 1988, Lieutenant Commander Davies worked in a number of staff positions in DONNACONA until 1993 when his civilian employment took him back to Vancouver.
In his civilian career, Lieutenant Commander Davies is a Senior Underwriting Officer and Canadian Manager - Professional and Media Liability Insurance, for a leading international insurance company.
www.navres.dnd.ca /navres/yor/a/xo_e.htm   (360 words)

 Michael Scott Speicher, Lieutenant Commander, United States Navy
DIA spokesman Lieutenant Commander Jim Brooks said the Speicher case is "an active investigation." The agency "investigates and continues to investigate all reports regarding the Speicher case." He declined to comment further on specific reports on the case.
Commander Speicher was the pilot of a Navy F-18 jet that was shot down by enemy fire on Jan. 17, 1991, the first day of combat operations in the Gulf war.
Lieutenant Commander Michael Scott Speicher, 33, who was downed on the first day of the air assault on Iraq, was officially reclassified from "killed in action" to "missing in action" this week.
www.arlingtoncemetery.net /msspeicher.htm   (18432 words)

 HyperWar: LST 314 Narrative
Lieutenant Commander Tutt described the part of LST 314, which he commanded, in the Invasion of Normandy.
Commander Tutt, a former enlisted man, has served in the Navy as a diver and as a crewman on submarines.
Alvin H. Tutt, Lieutenant Commander, United States Navy, I was Commanding Officer of LST 314 and Division Commander of LST Division 68, Flotilla 12.
www.ibiblio.org /hyperwar/USN/ships/logs/LST/lst314-Tutt.html   (3588 words)

 Lieutenant Commander Charles W. Flusser, United States Navy
Lieutenant Commander Charles Williamson Flusser, United States Navy, was killed in the Battle of Plymouth, North Carolina, in the early morning hours of April 19, 1864, on board the U.S.S. Miami when she fought with the C.S.S. ram Albemarle on her maiden voyage to the sounds of North Carolina.
Commander Flusser in the Navy, was most useful and honorable, and his record from the commencement of the rebellion to his last moments, has been marked by devotion to duty and to his country.
The name of Lieutenant Commander Flusser is identified with the principal victories achieved in repossessing the Sounds of North Carolina, - "Roanoke Island", "Elizabeth City", "Newbern", "Plymouth", - and it was his lot to have been most prominent in maintaining the possession.
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 Zachery Lansdowne, Lieutenant Commander, United States Navy
In July 1919, Lieutenant Commander Lansdowne served on board the British rigid airship R-34 during its historic non-stop flight across the Atlantic to the United States.
Lieutenant Commander Lansdowne took command of USS Shenandoah (ZR-1) early in 1924.
He soon attained the rank of lieutenant and because of his exceptional fitness and ability was chosen as the American representative and observer to accompany the crew of the first airship, the British R 34, to fly across the Atlantic Ocean non-stop from East to West.
www.arlingtoncemetery.net /lansdown.htm   (826 words)

During this period Lieutenant Commander Popper voluntarily participated in an extremely hazardous reconnaissance of enemy-held beaches at Palawan to determine areas suitable for a forthcoming assault landing by American troops.
Lieutenant Popper's courageous action in entering the area of combat and executing the rescue is worthy of high commendation.
Lieutenant Colonel Tucker was aboard a regimental crash boat during the assault on Corregidor.
www.lib.noaa.gov /edocs/awards2.html   (3364 words)

 VA-164 Ghost Riders   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Lieutenant Commander Powers survived the ejection and was captured by the North Vietnamese and was murdered by the North Vietnamese while in captivity.
Lieutenant Commander Hartman survived the ejection and was captured by the North Vietnamese and was murdered by the North Vietnamese while in captivity.
Lieutenant Carter had the immediate foresight to pull his emergency jettison handle; there were six olive drab streaks on the flight deck where his MK-82 bomb load slid across the cat-track non-skid paint and over the side.
www.skyhawk.org /3E/va164/va164.htm   (1733 words)

 Lieutenant Commander Wesley S   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Lieutenant Commander Wesley S. Smith enlisted in the Navy in October of 1984 from his hometown of Binghamton, New York.
On HARTFORD, Lieutenant Commander Smith completed a six-month deployment to the North Atlantic as well as a six-month Mediterranean deployment in support of the EISENHOWER battle group.
Lieutenant Commander Smith then reported to the U.S. Naval Academy and was assigned duties as 27th Company Officer and the Senior Watch Officer.
www.nwschs.navy.mil /xo_bio.htm   (185 words)

 U.S. Military Entrance Processing Command   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Lieutenant Commander Angela S. Katson is the commander of the San Antonio Military Entrance Processing Station.
Lieutenant Commander Katson enlisted in the Navy's Delayed Entry Program in November 1981 and reported for Boot Camp in Orlando, Fla., in July 1982.
Lieutenant Commander Katson transferred to the U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis Md., in August 1994 and served as a Company Officer until 1998.
www.mepcom.army.mil /meps/snan/bio.asp   (274 words)

The officer in command reported the arrival of his ship, her condition and crew, and asked permission to repair.
Lieutenant Pelot, who was killed at the head of his boarding party after gaining the enemy's deck.
Lieutenant W. Parker, the beneficial results of the school-ship Patrick Henry, are being felt in the service.
www.csnavy.org /vessels,nov64.htm   (3703 words)

 Fictional characters portrayed in novels about the sea wars of Nelson's time(at sea)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Lieutenant, commander of Zebra in The Bomb Vessel.
Lieutenant commanding Marines in Drinkwater's Melusine in The Corvette.
midshipman with Drinkwater in Cyclops; commander of brig Roisterer 179??; Captain of frigate Telemachus at the Cape, 1800, and on Brest blockade 1800-1801;
www.cleverley.org /navy/cast.asp?type=sea   (3265 words)

 How Russian submarine collided with ice-berg - PRAVDA.Ru   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
I was appointed the submarine commander when I had the rank of lieutenant commander.
The senior aide politely corrects him, “You are mistaken, lieutenant commander, here is the commander, in front of you, on the pier!” The lieutenant commander could not believe it.
I was the commander aide on that sub, and at the moment of the collision I was going along the sub and was examining its compartments as an officer on duty.
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 TPD Rank Structure   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The rank of Commander is an appointed position and is directly responsible to the Chief of Police.
The Investigations Division Commander is the direct subordinate of the Operations Bureau Commander and is directly responsible to and accountable to him.
As the Support Services Commander, the Lieutenant is a direct subordinate of and is accountable to the Operations Bureau Commander.
www.ci.temple.tx.us /police/rank.htm   (397 words)

Lieutenant Commanders are special assistants to the Fortress Commander.
Lieutenant Commander functions as a special assistant to the Uruk Commander.
All Lieutenant Commanders are under the direct command of the Uruk Commander.
users.rcn.com /sdeveau/Barad-wath/baradwathgarrison.htm   (380 words)

 Lieutenant Commander Data
Lieutenant Commander Data has the unique status of being he only android in Starfleet.
Data is rarely placed in command even of small away team missions, even though on the occasions when he, does take charge he aquits himself admirably.
Despite his long and almost flawless record, Data is not placed in command of a starship until assuming the conn of the Nebula-class U.S.S. Sutherland during the blockade of Romulan aid to the Duras Klingon faction in 2367-68.
www.fortunecity.com /tattooine/picard/88/data.htm   (589 words)

 Lieutenant Commander Best, USN
Lieutenant Commander Richard H. Best, USN (ret) was born and raised in New Jersey.
Lieutenant Richard H. Best and his two wingmen in their Douglas Dauntless SBD dive-bombers have just launched a successful attack on the Japanese flagship, the aircraft carrier Akagi.
The commander of Scouting Six led the attack as he was the senior aviator.
www.users.bigpond.com /pacificwar/Midway/LCDR.Best.html   (2110 words)

 Telegraph | News | Lieutenant-Commander Mike Tritton
Tritton's experience in night-fighting was seen as invaluable, and in order to pass on his skills to younger pilots he was given command of the newly formed 784 Squadron.
In November 1943 the squadron sailed home in the British carrier Khedive, subsequently embarking in the carrier Victorious for Operation Tungsten, the dive-bomb attack in April 1944 which put out of action the German battleship Tirpitz, which was hiding in Kaa Fjord, in the north of Norway.
His men were deeply affected by the death in a flying accident of their previous leader, the air ace Lt-Cdr Dickie Cork, who had been Douglas Bader's wingman in No 242 Squadron during the Battle of Britain.
news.telegraph.co.uk /news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2002/08/30/db3001.xml   (1016 words)

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