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An ADJUTANT GENERAL is a military chief administrative officer.

CONTENTS

* 1 France
France
* 2 Imperial Russia * 3 India
India
* 4 Pakistan
Pakistan
* 5 United Kingdom * 6 United States
United States
* 7 See also * 8 References * 9 External links

FRANCE

In Revolutionary France
France
, the adjudant-général was a senior staff officer, effectively an assistant to a general officer. It was a special position for lieutenant-colonels and colonels in staff service. Starting in 1795, only colonels could be appointed to the position. It was supplemented by the rank of adjudant-commandant in 1800. In 1803 the position was abolished and adjudants-généraux reverted to the rank of colonel.

IMPERIAL RUSSIA

In Imperial Russia , the General- Adjutant
Adjutant
(Russian : Генерал-адъютант) was an assistant who attended the Tsar
Tsar
, a field marshal or a general.

* Generaladjutant of the Russian Imperial Army

*

... OF-8 equivalent, in the rank of General of the kavalry *

... OF-7 equivalent, in the rank of Lieutenant general *

... OF-7 equivalent, in the rank of Vice admiral

INDIA

In India
India
the Adjutant-General is the senior administration officer for the Indian Army
Indian Army
and reports to the Chief of Army Staff .

PAKISTAN

In Pakistan
Pakistan
, the Adjutant-General and Judge Advocate General is the army's most senior administration and legal officer.

UNITED KINGDOM

For over 250 years the Adjutant-General to the Forces was one of the most senior officers in the British Army
British Army
. He was responsible for developing the Army's personnel policies and supporting its people. Since 2016 the Adjutant-General has been renamed Commander Home Command with different responsibilities.

UNITED STATES

See also: United States Army
United States Army
Adjutant
Adjutant
General\'s Corps
Corps
US Army Adjutant
Adjutant
General Corps
Corps

In the United States
United States
, there are three definitions for this term:

* The chief administrative officer of the United States Army
United States Army
, who is subordinated to the Army Chief of Staff , and works directly for the Assistant Chief of Staff, G-1, or ACS, G-1 (formerly known as the Deputy Chief of Personnel, or DCSPER). Formerly a major general position, it is now a brigadier general billet (as of 2009). This officer is head of the Adjutant
Adjutant
General's Corps, and is responsible for the procedures affecting awards and decorations, as well as casualty operations, and for the administration and preservation of records of all army personnel. See List of Adjutants General of the U.S. Army . As of January 2015, the post is held by Brigadier General David K. “Mac” MacEwen. * The chief administrative officer of a major military unit, such as a division , corps , or army . This officer is normally subordinated to the unit chief of staff, and is known as the G-1. * The senior military officer of a state\'s, commonwealth\'s, or territory\'s military forces , including the National Guard (Army National Guard and Air National Guard
Air National Guard
), the naval militia , and any state defense forces . This officer is known as the "AG" or the "TAG" and reports to the state's chief executive when the National Guard is not in a "federalized" status under Title 10 USC.

SEE ALSO

* Adjutant
Adjutant
* Adjutants General of California

REFERENCES

* ^ "Paul Thiébault and the Development of the French Staff system from Ancien Régime to the Revolution". Retrieved 8 June 2013. * ^ Mikaberidze, Alexander (2005). Russian Officer Corps
Corps
of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars. Spellmount. p. lxv. ISBN 978-1862272699 . * ^ "Army Headquarters". bharat-rakshak.com. Archived from the original on 2013-06-06. * ^ "Lal Masjid probe: Adjutant
Adjutant
General of Pakistan
Pakistan
Army, Judge Advocate General made respondents". Pakistan
Pakistan
Today. 24 December 2012. * ^ Army conducts Top Level Organisational Review Defence News, 9 December 2009 * ^ "The Adjutant
Adjutant
General of the U.S. Army".