He had just been promoted general of brigade when he was removed from the active list as being of noble birth.
An Admiral is some pumpkins in Annapolis, when he is on the active list.
The doctor had seen his ankle and reported that it would be on the active list in a couple of days.
These are the active list, and they alone hold office and vote.
As having commanded in chief before the enemy, the age-limit was waived in his favour, and he was continued on the active list.
There were fourteen on the active list and four honorary Marshals in the Senate.
Officers newly appointed must undertake to serve on the active list for twenty-five consecutive years, at least.
Mr. Vernon Mallory has to be reckoned with as still on the active list, eh?
Salaries (traitements) are attached to the military and naval recipients of the order when on the active list, viz.
Dreyfus and Picquart were restored to the active list of the army with the ranks respectively of major and general of brigade.