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To Mildred he was one of that numerous army of brevet relations known as gran-pop, pop, or uncle.The Fifth String |John Philip Sousa
Martin Falleix obtained a brevet for invention and a gold medal at the Exposition of 1824.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z|Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
On the reorganization of the army in 1815 he was retained as colonel in the Rifle Regiment, with brevet rank of brigadier-general.
Such ability and devotion brought him home from Mexico bearing the brevet rank of Colonel.Beacon Lights of History, Volume XII|John Lord
He rose to the brevet rank of major and served in the war of 1812 against Great Britain.The Life of James McNeill Whistler|Elizabeth Robins Pennell