“Stick to your knitting,” in the words of lieutenant general Leslie Groves, head of the Project.
Petraeus was dating Holly Knowlton, the daughter of the West Point superintendent, lieutenant general William Knowlton.
Insurgencies, as lieutenant general Sir John Kiszely told me in 2007, are like staircases.
lieutenant general Heinrich Kittel recounted these events to a fellow prisoner of war, Felbert, on Dec. 28, 1944.
You were Major, or something of the sort, in the old army, and you are a lieutenant general.
Now, of course, he's a lieutenant general, and all sorts of a swell.
I'd make him lieutenant general if the ranch offered that position!
The Shenandoah region gave the lieutenant general a great deal of trouble.
We were now again under our old commander, lieutenant general Longstreet.
The lieutenant general still meant business, though it was now the details of peace instead of those of war.