In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1sargentoyes, Sergeant — sí, mi sargento
- On the ‘digital’ battlefield there is a real likelihood that brigade commanders will talk directly to sergeants or corporals commanding sections and that intermediate officers will be sidelined.
- It has 3000 soldiers, including privates, sergeants and officers.
- This cadre platoon consisted not only of more senior staff sergeants but promising corporal/specialists and sergeants as well.
- She worked as a cook in the airmen's and sergeant's mess.
- The U.S. military is the world's best because its sergeants and warrant officers are without equal.
- Corporals, instead of sergeants, lead the terminal crews, some with only two to three years in the military.
- I am a female sergeant in the Army National Guard, and a single parent of one.
- The final section of the book covers the beginning of the resistance from below, among the corporals and sergeants of the old army, Islamic activists and Arab nationalists.
- The Defence People Committee has endorsed an initiative to offer completion bonuses to selected corporals and sergeants in three critical trades.
- The heart of any Army is not its generals, but its young sergeants, captains and colonels.
- The point out that it takes years, not months, to produced a trained, effective infantry soldier and more years to season sergeants and warrant officers.
- There are paintings and photographs of generals, lieutenants, sergeants, privates, secretaries and commanders-in-chief.
- "Our air superiority is incredible," a marine sergeant told Associated Press.
- But don't worry, this isn't boot camp, where the sergeant barks at you all day long.
- Because of the increased number of volunteer soldiers, the ministry will phase out recruitment of non-commissioned officers, including air force and army sergeants and naval petty officers.
- Lessons have different levels of difficulty to reflect the roles of either a sergeant or a warrant officer.
- In spite of that, he was given an overall pass, along with eight other soldiers, who included a sergeant and warrant officer first class, who had also failed aspects of the test.
- We must embed jointness as a leadership trait from sergeant to colonel.
- The person in distress was an Army sergeant who had been on land-navigation and survival training in the mountains of West Virginia.
- It is us, staff sergeants and sergeants, who don't want to take the time to train and mentor soldiers.
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