Colonel (rank)

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A Colonel, abbreviated to Col., is a senior military officer rank. It resides above that of Lieutenant Colonel and below that of Brigadier. Historically, in the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries, a Colonel was typically in charge of a regiment in an army. Modern usage, however, varies greatly.[1]

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  1. Colonel. Wikipedia: The free encyclopedia. Accessed 22 April, 2017.

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