orderly sergeant

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Noun1.orderly sergeant - the first sergeant of a company; duties formerly included the conveyance of orders
first sergeant, sergeant first class - a sergeant in the Army above the rank of staff sergeant and below master sergeant
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We were destined to be sergeants and had to learn all the rudiments of being a regimental sergeant as many of us would be attached to regiments and would have to perform the duties of Orderly Sergeant.
In Edmonton, we have anywhere from two to four privates to sergeants each and every night, 27/7/365 working unit duties like battalion orderly sergeant, regimental orderly sergeant, squadron orderly sergeant, base duty sergeant, and a handful of master corporals and privates doing duties like duty driver, duty phone NCO, and other made-up duty shifts.
One young fellow (named Bob Smith, Orderly Sergeant Co.