first sergeant

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Synonyms for first sergeant

a sergeant in the Army above the rank of staff sergeant and below master sergeant

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He is currently the First Sergeant for the One and Only United States Army Dental Laboratory.
I was always surprised by that opinion because of the many things the battalion did for the company, such as providing resources and briefing the headquarters company unit status report so that the company commander and first sergeant didn't have to do so.
First sergeants have heard just about every excuse there is about why people fail the test.
No doubt, folks will tell you that passing information through the platoon sergeant and making the squad leaders the focal point runs the risk of information not being passed exactly as the first sergeant conveyed it to the platoon sergeant.
From being a squad leader, section sergeant, platoon sergeant, first sergeant, sergeant major and command sergeant major, CSM Ramos always promoted professionalism throughout his Army career.
Private (PV1) First Sergeant (1SG) Sergeant Major (SGM)
He was also the first sergeant of the 4th Chemical Company, Camp Casey, Korea, and the 11th Chemical Company and Chemical Noncommissioned Officer (NCO) Academy, Fort McClellan.
presents "Court-Martial of Apache Kid: Renegade of Renegades", the true story of how "Apache Kid", a first sergeant in 1887, left his post to avenge his grandfather's murder in the tribal manner--and the court-martial trial that followed.
who pleaded not guilty, was already sentenced to life in prison, while First Sergeant John E.
The men each described killing one of the Iraqi detainees, as directed by First Sergeant John E Hatley, according to the statements.
In March or April 2007, three noncommissioned United States Army officers, including a first sergeant, a platoon sergeant and a senior medic, killed four Iraqi prisoners with pistol shots to the head as the men stood handcuffed and blindfolded beside a Baghdad canal, two of the soldiers said in sworn statements," the paper said.
As we were returning to the beach at the end of our 10 minutes, I could see our Squadron's Chief and First Sergeant enviously looking for the opportunity to take a ride on the Jet Skis.
I suppose you find it odd that a former first sergeant of security police forces could become a successful educator.
Kasal, a Weapons Company first sergeant for 3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, was assisting in the fight when intense gunfire broke out in a nearby Iraqi home.