Net result, his captaincy and a brevet majority, coupled with the Distinguished Service Order.
If they wuz givin' commissions away you wouldn't be a brevet Corporal.
To Mildred he was one of that numerous army of brevet relations known as gran-pop, pop, or uncle.
There is your brevet to the 'Legion,' signed by the Emperor.
I am not aware that any officer below the lineal rank of colonel has ever been made a brigadier-general by brevet.
brevet Major Fowle was ordered to march against them with two companies.
At present he is a brevet lieutenant-colonel in the regular army.
He hoped that the Marshal had brought his brevet as brigadier general.
In that capacity, indeed, he had earned his brevet rank of "colonel."
You may take back your brevet, Monsieur Malicorne; I will not leave my friend.