High Command

The phrase high command may refer to:

  • High Command of Capital Hanoi (Bộ tư lệnh Thủ đô Hà Nội), Vietnam
  • German Imperial Naval High Command (Kaiserliches Oberkommando der Marine), 1889-1899 German naval command
  • High Command of Coastal Defence (Küstenverteidigung), World War I German coastal defence
  • German High Command (Oberkommando der Wehrmacht), World War II German armed forces command structure
  • German Army High Command (Oberkommando des Heeres), de facto World War II German command on the Western front
  • High Command Trial, post World War II war crimes trial
  • Norwegian High Command (Forsvarets Overkommando), Norway's top military leadership from 1970 to 2003
  • Mobile Barracks of High Command (行轅), Chinese government regional office on behalf of a military commander

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Other articles related to "high command, command":

Meghalaya Democratic Alliance - Controversies
... leader and as the Chief Minister under orders from the Congress high command ... year in-charge, Rymbai was directed by the Congress high command to relinquish the position to Lapang after a secret confidence vote determined that Rymbai no longer had majority support ... After refusing to comply with the high command directive for 5 days, Rymbai finally resigned on 10 March 2007 ...
High Command - In Fiction
... Vulcan High Command, in the fictional Star Trek universe Squirrel High Command, in the action-adventure video game series Conker ...
Peter Wall (British Army Officer) - Military Career - High Command
... On 6 January 2010, Wall gave evidence to the Iraq Inquiry in which he claimed that troops were vulnerable in their base at Basra Palace and in May 2010, Wall was listed amongst the top 172 government servants that earn more than the Prime Minister, with a salary of £160-165,000, excluding his non-contributory final salary pension ... Then on 29 July 2010, Wall was named as the next Chief of the General Staff, the professional head of the British Army ...
Nicholas Parker - High Command - General
... Under a major army command reorganisation effective 1 November 2011 Parker's role was re-designated Commander Land Forces ...
Sapper Army - History
... Consequently, the high command ordered the formation of the first sapper armies on October 13, 1941 ... Dissatisfied with the relative lack of flexibility of the sapper armies, the high command disbanded five of them in February 1942 and used the released ... On July 26, 1942, the high command directed the reorganization of the sapper armies, and by October 1942, the remaining five sapper armies had been converted into defensive construction directorates ...

Famous quotes containing the words command and/or high:

    We can’t command our love, but we can our actions.
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859–1930)

    Good breeding ... differs, if at all, from high breeding only as it gracefully remembers the rights of others, rather than gracefully insists on its own rights.
    Thomas Carlyle (1795–1881)