According to the report, but for decades after the Soviet victory, official propaganda refused to waver from the official Stalinist version that before his death, Dzhugashvili was captured by German forces near Minsk while serving as a Red Army Battery Commander.
What does BC stand for?
BC stands for Battery Commander
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We have 272 other meanings of BC in our Acronym Attic
- Basic Check (UK)
- Basic Control
- Basket Case
- Basket Catheter (medical device)
- Basso Continuo (Bassline/accompaniment in Baroque music)
- Bat Country (song)
- Battalion Chief (fire departments)
- Battalion Commander
- Battalion Commander (military)
- Battery Charger
Samples in periodicals archive:
Major Steve Samosa, Battery Commander for 208 Battery from Aigburth, explained that the tasks were geared towards boosting the gunners' skills in a tough environment: "It was a unique experience to take part in the exercise.
After graduation, he served in his fourth battery command as Headquarters Battery commander and later assistant operations officer while assigned to the 32nd Anti-Aircraft Artillery Brigade in Germany.
In his previous assignments, he was a Fire Support Officer, Fire Direction Officer, Firing Platoon Leader and Service Battery Executive Officer with 4th Battalion, 1st Field Artillery (4-1 FA), 1st Armored Division, at Fort Riley, Kansas; the Combined/Joint Forces G3 Deep Operations Division Fire Support/Direction Officer in Seoul, Korea; and a Battalion S2, Maintenance Officer and Battery Commander with 1-27 FA, 41st FA Brigade, in Germany.
Brigadier Iain Cholerton, Senior Army Officer in Wales and commander of the Army's 160 Wales Brigade, attended the funeral and Sgt Hamblin's Battery Commander Major Derek Munro gave a reading at the service.
Besides allowing the battery's Soldiers to hone their skills and showcase the effectiveness of their weapons, the recent exercise allowed the unit to synchronize all the fire support assets in the area, as a show of force, said battery commander CPT Brendan Raymond.
Anyway, I just now got permission from my battery commander to skate here.
In a letter to my grandmother shortly after Dunkirk, he wrote about his Military Cross and his battery commander, a Major Selby-Lowndes: "Selby said I had to keep on earning it.