Examples from the Web for sublieutenant
The Colonel bent low over his cups and laughed at a joke the Sublieutenant whispered.
My dear young lady, the Sublieutenant cried, approaching her with a leer.
"He says he wants a tow for that boat of his," reported the sublieutenant.Told in the East|Talbot Mundy
Sublieutenant Boucher, apparently a mere lad, was in command, and handled his ship with the skill of an older sailor.Sailing Alone Around The World|Joshua Slocum
A sublieutenant sabers a student who had inadvertently jogged his elbow.Comrade Kropotkin|Victor Robinson