master warrant officer


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master warrant officer

n
(Military) a noncommissioned officer in the Canadian forces junior to a chief warrant officer
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The next key course in the glide path of a Canadian Army NCO is the advanced leadership program, a non-branch-specific course that prepares master warrant officers to become staff NCOs and squadron sergeants major.
Following in the footsteps of the Aboriginal soldiers who went before him was a humbling experience for Master Warrant Officer Stanley Mercredi.
New to the team this year are Run Director Major Simon Cote and Army Run Sergeant Major Master Warrant Officer Rob Clarke.
The master warrant officer was an interim rank used by the Army from 1989 until 1992 when the W5 grade was approved.
In 1988, the Army established that--pending submission and approval of the new rank of CW5--warrant officers selected by a Department of the Army board and designated as master warrant officer (MW4) would be senior to all warrant officers in the rank of CW4.