buck sergeant

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a sergeant of the lowest rank in the military

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Turner served seven years in the enlisted corps, eventually earning the rank of buck sergeant (E-5).
Each one of us had the rank of private, corporal, or buck sergeant. We made two girls in our gang privates.
As young buck sergeant assigned to Pease Air Force Base, N.H., Michael Mazzi attended the 1980 Olympics at Lake Placid, N.Y.
A few months later, as a buck sergeant, Devito was assigned to the glider unit.
if buck sergeants used all the authority given by law and regulation, they would scare all of us ...