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se expide el despacho de (alférez de fragata)

English translation: commissioned to/in the rank of ensign

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Spanish term or phrase:se expide el despacho de alférez de fragata
English translation:commissioned to/in the rank of ensign
Entered by: Ana Brassara
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22:39 Aug 13, 2006
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Ships, Sailing, Maritime / Certificado de estudios
Spanish term or phrase: se expide el despacho de (alférez de fragata)
Se trata de un Certificado de estudios de la Escuela Naval del Perú.

Observaciones: Por Resolución X, se expide el despacho de alférez de fragata de la marina de guerra del Perú.


alférez de fragata = ensign
Encontré que un "despacho" en esta área es un nombramiento oficial, pero no logro redactarlo de manera correcta.

despacho
Nombramiento oficial: mañana le entregan el despacho de alférez.

http://diccionarios.elmundo.es/diccionarios/cgi/lee_dicciona...


Muchas gracias.
Ana Brassara
Local time: 13:53
commissioned to/in the rank (of ensign)
Explanation:
Anita: In American English we normally speak of "the rank of ensign, lieutenant, captain, etc.", and officiers with that rank are *commissioned*:

"All new members are commissioned to the rank of Ensign unless otherwise determined by the Command Council..."

If the rank has been earned for heroism or exemplary servide, etc., it may be *awarded*.
members.aol.com/AdmiralJDS/MFS/regulation-rankstructure.html
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Roger Parks
United States
Local time: 12:53
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¡Muchísimas gracias!
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commissioned to/in the rank (of ensign)


Explanation:
Anita: In American English we normally speak of "the rank of ensign, lieutenant, captain, etc.", and officiers with that rank are *commissioned*:

"All new members are commissioned to the rank of Ensign unless otherwise determined by the Command Council..."

If the rank has been earned for heroism or exemplary servide, etc., it may be *awarded*.
members.aol.com/AdmiralJDS/MFS/regulation-rankstructure.html

Example sentence(s):
  • "The rank of Ensign can be awarded to any NCO who has..."
  • "he was commissioned in the rank of Ensign in November 1940"

    Reference: http://www.tangofleet.org/simulations/falcon/promotions.html
    Reference: http://www.history.navy.mil/photos/pers-us/uspers-j/hc-jones...
Roger Parks
United States
Local time: 12:53
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
¡Muchísimas gracias!
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Asker: ¡¡Perfecto!! Muchísimas gracias.

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