a general in command of the Quartermaster Corps.
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How to use quartermaster general in a sentence
In a word, he had the gift of a great quartermaster-general rather than of a commander-in-chief.Napoleon's Marshals | R. P. Dunn-Pattison
Sir George was busy scanning the country, and pointing out various spots to the Quartermaster-general.The British Expedition to the Crimea | William Howard Russell
Mack, the Austrian quartermaster-general, came to London and laid a plan of campaign before the ministers.The Political History of England - Vol. X. | William Hunt
Officers on the staff of our Quartermaster-General reconnoitred the country to a radius of ten miles and more around our camp.Recollections of Thirty-nine Years in the Army | Charles Alexander Gordon
We had come away together from the Quartermaster-General's, where we had played rather high at bouillotte.Parisians in the Country | Honore de Balzac