Origin of major general
Examples from the Web for major general
Major-General Monash has encouraged by approval and assistance various forms of recreation and entertainment.Over the Top With the Third Australian Division|G. P. Cuttriss
In the military field he rose from the grade of captain to that of major-general.
Col. Moultrie was raised to the rank of brigadier-general and in 1779 was made a major-general in the Continental army.
"Morale effect," said the major-general, through stiff lips.Morale|Murray Leinster
First Brigade (under the command of Major-general Bentinck).The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan