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This is very much the top of the food chain as far as serving soldiers go, as there are no more [[Field Marshal]]s.
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This is very much the top of the food chain as far as serving soldiers can go.  A Field Marshal commands a group of armies (usually in time of war).
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A Field Marshal is a life appointment, meaning they never retire and receive a gold baton as the symbol of their office.
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[[Category:Ranks & Appointments]]

Revision as of 15:59, 28 January 2006

This is very much the top of the food chain as far as serving soldiers can go. A Field Marshal commands a group of armies (usually in time of war).

A Field Marshal is a life appointment, meaning they never retire and receive a gold baton as the symbol of their office.