charge of quarters

charge of quarters
Date: circa 1918 an enlisted man designated to handle administrative matters in a unit especially after duty hours — abbreviation CQ

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Charge (warfare) — Cavalry charge redirects here. For the American football tactic, see cavalry charge (football). Charge Romanticized painting of O Higgins charge at the Battle of Rancagua during the Chilean War of Independence Era …   Wikipedia

  • Glossary of nautical terms — This is a glossary of nautical terms; some remain current, many date from the 17th 19th century. See also Wiktionary s nautical terms, Category:Nautical terms, and Nautical metaphors in English. Contents: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R …   Wikipedia

  • Haussmann's renovation of Paris — The Haussmann Renovations, or Haussmannisation of Paris , was a work commissioned by Napoléon III and led by the Seine prefect, Baron Georges Eugène Haussmann between 1852 and 1870, though work continued well after the Second Empire s demise in… …   Wikipedia

  • List of heraldic charges — This article does not cover those charges which derive their shape in part from that of the field; see Ordinary (heraldry). Subordinary chargesA few simple charges are traditionally, and arbitrarily, classified among the subordinaries. (All other …   Wikipedia

  • List of Medal of Honor recipients for the Indian Wars — v · …   Wikipedia

  • List of Splinter Cell characters — The following is a list of characters found throughout the Splinter Cell series of video games and novels. Contents 1 Major characters 1.1 Lieutenant Commander Samuel Sam Fisher, USN (Ret.) 1.2 Colonel Irving Lambert, USA (KIA) …   Wikipedia

  • Battles of Saratoga — Part of the American Revolutionary War …   Wikipedia

  • Organization of the New York City Fire Department — The Fire Department of New York, like most fire departments around the world, is organized in a paramilitary fashion. Contents 1 Executive Staff 1.1 Office of the Fire Commissioner 1.2 Office of Chief of Department …   Wikipedia

  • Great Fire of Smyrna — Great Fire of Smyrna, 14 September 1922 The Great Fire of Smyrna or the Catastrophe of Smyrna[1][2][3] (Greek: Καταστροφή της Σμύρνης, Turkish …   Wikipedia

  • The Chronicles of Amber — is group of novels that comprise a fantasy series written by Roger Zelazny. The main series consists of two story arcs, each five novels in length. Additionally, there are a number of Amber short stories and other works. The Amber stories take… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”