Definition of Lieutenant JG
1. Noun. An officer holding a commissioned rank in the United States Navy or United States Coast Guard; below lieutenant and above ensign.
Category relationships: Armed Forces, Armed Services, Military, Military Machine, War Machine
Generic synonyms: Commissioned Naval Officer
Lexicographical Neighbors of Lieutenant JG
Literary usage of Lieutenant JG
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Textbook of Naval Aeronautics by Henry Woodhouse (1917)
"... Student Naval Aviator and Assistant to Captain of Yard; Lieutenant (jg) EW ... Officer in Charge Erecting and Test Division; Lieutenant (jg) GD Murray, ..."
2. Yearbook of American Churches: 1st -40th Issue; 1915-1972 by Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America, National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America (1922)
"Awarded Chevalier of the Order of the Crown by the King of Belgium. WILLIAM AUGUSTUS MAGUIRE, Lieutenant (jg), Catholic. Awarded Navy Cross. ..."
3. Naval Courts and Boardsby United States Navy Dept by United States Navy Dept (1917)
"The board, having deliberated on the evidence before it, decided that Lieutenant (JG) (T) Q R. S , US Navy (chief boatswain, US Navy), is incapacitated for ..."