Question 1: The granting of a battlefield commission has its historical
ancestor in the medieval practice of the ________ or ennoblement of a
plebeian combatant on the battleground for demonstration of heroic
qualities in an exceptional degree.
Question 7: Such a commission is usually
advancement from a position of non-commissioned officer to a
commissioned officer, generally O-1, also known as Second
Lieutenant, or Ensign in the Navy or ________.