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platoon sergeant

noun, U.S. Army.
1.
the senior noncommissioned officer in a platoon, equivalent to sergeant first class.
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Examples for platoon sergeant
  • It means more work for my soldiers and platoon sergeant.
  • As the commander stands down, the staff sergeant's platoon sergeant and dear friend rises for his remarks.
  • Lewis was helpless in the midst of the fighting until he was found by his platoon sergeant and eventually taken to safety.
  • And then, all of a sudden, they needed a platoon sergeant.

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