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Sergeant

between a Sergeant and a Corporal. Hence, in order to explain that I know, and acknowledge the difference between these two higher ranking officers, I am writing this essay to explain my understanding. The Marine Corps rank of Sergeant narrowly parallels that of the Corporal in regards to duties and responsibilities. The basic duties and responsibilities of all the noncommissioned officer (NCO) ranks never changes. The major difference between a Sergeant and a Corporal is that the Sergeant is in...

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History of the Specialist Rank

grades, sergeants, corporal, musicians and privates. The musicians were fifers and drummers, who of course directed the linear movements of the Army. If the sergeants, corporals and privates were the combatants, it could be a stretch to argue that those musicians were the Army’s first “specialists.” Though no special rank insignia signified enlisted soldiers of that era, Washington directed that sergeants and corporals would wear epaulettes sewn on their right shoulder, red for sergeants and green...

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Racial Profiling

case of Sergeant First Class Rossano Gerald who is a black man in the United States Army. Sergeant Rossano was on his way to a family reunion with his twelve year old son named Gregory. Almost as soon as they crossed the borders into Oklahoma from Arkansas, an Oklahoma Highway patrol officer pulled them over. Even though Sergeant Gerald made sure he was extra on the road was told not to follow too closely to the other vehicles. Not even a half an hour further in to the state Sergeant Gerald was...

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Philippine ROTC instructions

M. QUINDARA NSTP Director MS. MICHELLE DL. MOLL Lady of Sponsor MRS. ARLENE Y. QUIOZON Matron of Sponsor MASTER SERGEANT OSCAR B. BAGAPORO (INF) PA Senior Tactical NCO STAFF SERGEANT ALADIN R. BARRO (INF) PA Tactical NCO CORPORAL OSMANDO B. CELIBRADO (INF) PA Admin NCO/ Chief Clerk SERGEANT NORBI A. CABANELA (RES) PA ROTC Instructor SERGEANT JOSE B. BACURIN (RES) PA ROTC Instructor SGT JUDELYN B. JARDINERO (RES) PA ROTC Instructor CORPS COMMANDER AND STAFF ...

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Law of War

platoon sergeant asked you, the senior squad leader, to review the order, provide him feedback before the commander releases it. 3. What would your response to the order be? My response to the order would be to tell the platoon sergeant that the order is a direct violation of the Law of War in many aspects to include military necessity, preventing unnecessary suffering and discrimination. 4. Would you change it? How? Explain in detail. I would ask the platoon sergeant to...

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Cavalry Maiden

and set pins. Most girls her age had the skills to bobbin lace but she did not. Her skills were those of a male. When she joined her regiment wandering off and not being responsible or smart was look down upon, especially by her sergeant. Durova points out that, “My sergeant was losing his patience, and my comrades were angry with me. They all told me that they would abandon me on the road if I dismounted even once more”(46). They disapproved because when she would wander off she would sleep for hours...

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AdamsTina Unit 6 Assignment

Professor: James Washburn Unit 6: Scenario Scenario 1: Bad Behavior? In this scenario Sergeant Officer Stevens is the sergeant on the evening shift and he reported to me the shift lieutenant that two male officers were telling sexually explicit jokes in the hallway with a female dispatcher standing only a few feet away. The sergeant ignored the situation and came and told me about it instead. The sergeant in this scenario should have responded to the officers in the hallway. He should have never...

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Power and Control Dialouge Essay Weapons Training and Up the Wall Essay

Bruce Dawe uses dialogue manipulatively and effectively in his poem “Weapons Training” it is an excellent example of how dialogue may be used to provide meaning and substance to a poem. The poem is created around the dramatic monologue of an army sergeant to his platoon during the years of the Vietnam War. It concentrates upon the theme of war yet meaning is placed upon the structure of the poem and the accompanying imagery which allows for a variety of apparent interpretations. Being in the form...

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Chain of Command

the rule is this: each Marine has three things to worry about. Three men to a fire team commanded by a Corporal (so there are actually a total of four on the team, when you count the team leader). Three fire teams to a rifle squad commanded by a sergeant. Three rifle squads to a platoon commanded by a Lt.. Three rifle platoons to a company commanded by a Capt. Three companies to a battalion commanded by a Lt Col. etc. Team: Four individual Marines assigned to a specific team (Three team members...

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respect in the army

Publications and MOS job descriptions specify the duties. Direct duties are not specified as part of a job position or MOS or other directive. A superior gives them orally or in writing. Directed duties include being in charge of quarters or serving as sergeant of the guard, staff duty officer, company training NCO and NBC NCO. Implied duties often support specified duties, but in some cases they may not be related to the MOS job position. These duties may not be written but implied in the instructions...

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