He served as major of militia during the war with Mexico.
It would mean a major shifting of balance, though.
Every so often even the most major of modern artists needs to step back and lighten up.
In 1861 he was appointed to be major of engineers and lieutenant colonel on the staff.
Ten days later, he was appointed major of the regiment.
Western diplomats said such a move would mean a major scaling down of the country's nuclear energy program.
The more major of the current roads often started as turnpikes in the 16th century.
On May 13, 1862, he was elected major of the regiment.
The most major of all ground force combat formations is the infantry division.
There are four major and crucial aspects of this reform in which we must make progress.