buck sergeant

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Noun1.buck sergeant - a sergeant of the lowest rank in the military
police sergeant, sergeant - a lawman with the rank of sergeant
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My personal mantra is "service before self." I learned the art of self-discipline from my mother who was a buck sergeant in the USAF.
He was demobbed two days later, ranked a buck sergeant.
During WW II she served with the U.S Women's Army Air Corps attaining the rank of Buck Sergeant and was stationed in Washington, DC.