master gunnery sergeant


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master gunnery sergeant

n.
1. A noncommissioned rank in the US Marine Corps that is above master sergeant and equivalent to the position of sergeant major.
2. One who holds this rank.
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Attending the ceremonial ribbon cutting were Colonel James Bierman Jr., Sergeant Major Paul McKenna, Colonel Robert Rice, Sergeant Major James Sutton, Lieutenant Colonel Gregory Price, Master Gunnery Sergeant Daniel Carrillo, Pete Baca, Jr., USMC Ret., Crestron National Government Sales Manager and Jerry Wagner, Crestron Director of Government Strategic Accounts.
There were six senior enlisted, either a master chief petty officer or a master gunnery sergeant per battalion and in 1994 it grew to one SEL per company, six are Marine Corps billets.
He joined after his master gunnery sergeant's last order was to "join something" for benefits assistance after his discharge.
A retired Marine Corps Master Gunnery Sergeant; currently serves as the Executive Assistant in Department of Defense's (DoD) Defense Travel Management Office.

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