Origin of flag officer
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Accompanying him was Flag-Officer Foote with his fleet of seven gunboats, four of them ironclads.The Civil War Through the Camera|Henry W. (Henry William) Elson
The Bronx continued on her course indicated in the verbal order of the flag-officer.
With the flag-officer, who had seen Christy but once or twice, he was not likely to suspect that Corny was an impostor.
As he did so, Flag-officer Gordon called for three more cheers.Dikes and Ditches|Oliver Optic
A small boat, however, awaited my arrival and I was soon on board with the flag-officer.Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant, Complete|Ulysses S. Grant