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Old September 26 2012, 10:55 PM   #34
MacLeod
Admiral
 
Location: Great Britain
Re: officers are called 'sir'

When writting letters if you don't know who will read it, many will start it :-

Dear Sir or Madam

If the use of Sir is not followed by a name, it is simply a courteous way to address someone.
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