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Old 02-29-2016, 06:14 PM
rsat3acr rsat3acr is offline
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Originally Posted by terentii View Post
You realize, of course, that by referring to him as just "Sergeant" you knocked him several rungs down the ladder?*

*An E-5 as opposed to an E-8!
In speaking all sergeants are referred to as sergeant unless they are a first sergeant or sergeant major. In writing they would be addressed by rank; SGT SSG SFC MSG 1SG SGM CSM