colour sergeant


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color sergeant

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(Military) a sergeant who carries the regimental, battalion, or national colours, as in a colour guard
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I foolishly went to his room to scare him, to salvage some dignity, that he would say, 'No, I shouldn't have done that, colour sergeant.
Private Alex Isaac, Colour Sergeant Martyn Horton and | |Private Douglas Halliday were killed in Afghanistan
He was in the Marines for two decades, achieving the rank of colour sergeant.
I was a Colour Sergeant in the Colour Party of the 7th Battalion, one of the three Territorial battalions.
But we knew this was a bit different, especially when we were dealing directly with Adrian Beckett, the Colour Sergeant of the Band of the Welsh Guards.
Colour Sergeant Michael Hetherington of the 1st Battalion The Rifles and Corporals Henry Sanday, Stuart Pagett and Paul Jakeman, all of the 2nd Battalion The Rifles appeared at a court martial hearing.
Colour Sergeant Garry Graham, 36, of Kilmarnock, and Sergeant Kieran Campbell, 27, from Glasgow, appeared at Folkestone magistrates' court in Kent on Monday, charged with possessing explosives unlawfully.
The visit was a morale-boosting experience for the soldiers, including 34-year-old Colour Sergeant Richard Jones of the 1st Battalion of the Royal Welsh, who was injured in May in the Helmand Province of Afghanistan.
Our viewing pleasure comes from seeing them change their ways, of course, and not from watching the thieving, anti-social herberts receive an ear-splitting, fear-dripping, spit-laden close-range "beasting" from Colour Sergeant Tim Weston.
AN ARMY colour sergeant has told a court he attacked a fellow soldier with a machete "to put the fear of God into him" in order to restore some "dented pride".
Kris said he was flattered to receive a Royal Humane Society resuscitation certificate alongside the three Windsor men, Captain James Sandilands, 32, Colour Sergeant Andrew Gardner, 30, and 25-year-old Sergeant James Nunn.
Colour Sergeant Martyn Horton, from Runcorn, Private Douglas Halliday, from Wallasey, and Private Alex Isaac, also from Wirral, along with Lance Corporal David Ramsden, from Leeds all from the 1st Battalion The Mercian Regiment (Cheshire) - died in the incident.