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He was promoted successively to brigadier general and major general. DOVES OF WAR: Four Women of Spain (2002)There had been speculation that senior ranks - brigadier and above - would face similar cutbacks. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Born the eldest son of an army brigadier, he says his family was obsessed with appearances, struggling to seem better off than they were. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I AM an army brigadier in my last few weeks of service. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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