He offered a lieutenancy to Ferens, who had the courage to decline it.
Soon after his return, on the 8th of April 1777, he passed his examination for a lieutenancy.
I shall anxiously wait to hear further from you in reference to the lieutenancy.
The men wished to put up Allan Gold for the lieutenancy, but Allan declined.
He had just been advanced to a first lieutenancy, and the family were jubilant in consequence.
"Recommend him for a first lieutenancy," I suggested; and they did.
After the action his native State gave him a sword, and he was promoted to a lieutenancy.
He was instantly deprived of his lieutenancy and of his regiment.
Then he served with the Carabineers, and afterwards obtained a lieutenancy in the 17th Lancers.
I don't know whether you could keep the lieutenancy; you might.