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Non-Commissioned Officers from Staff Corps by Henry Alexander Ogden (1856-1936) Canvas Art - Henry Alexander Ogden (24 x 36)

WW1 2 Vintage HM Silver Swagger Stick 3rd Bn Middlesex Reg Col Sgt Gray British

Superb Vintage WW1 or WW2 Period British Army Non Commissioned Officer Swagger Stick To Colour Sergeant (O.R.S.) W.J. Gray 3rd Battalion The Middlesex Regiment British Army Rarely do these items come up that are traceable to individuals. A superb extremely rare original swagger stick of malacca wood with hallmark silver handle embossed with Middlesex Regiment crest. The handle is engraved CR SGT (O.R.S) W.J. GRAY 3rd Bn The Middlesex REGT Hallmarks for Birmingham, sterling silver and a V…

Michele S. Jones was the first woman in the United States Army Reserve to reach the position of command sergeant major of the U.S. Army Reserve. She was the first female non-commissioned officer to serve in the highest enlisted position of a component of the U.S. Army, active or reserve, and was at one time the highest-ranking African-American female enlisted person in any branch of the United States military, as well as the highest-ranking enlisted African American in the Army Reserve.

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The Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) is a decoration presented by the United States Armed Forces to recognize superior and exceptional non-combat service that does not meet the caliber of the Legion of Merit Medal. As of September 11, 2001, this award may also be issued for outstanding service in specific combat theater. The majority of recipients are field grade officers, senior warrant officers, senior non-commissioned officers and foreign military personnel in the ranks of O-6 and below.

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Princess Elizabeth (centre, back row) with other Non-Commissioned Officers in the Auxiliary Territorial Service (the women's Army), which Her Royal Highness enlisted in towards the end of World War Two. © Imperial War Museum

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Soldiers of 577th Infantry Regiment, 305th Infantry Division of the Wehrmacht preparing to attack in the area of ​​plant 'Barricades' in Stalingrad. In the center of the photo - the officer or non-commissioned officer, armed with captured PCA gives instructions.

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Johnny Clem - He enlisted at the age of 10, served in the 22nd Regiment Michigan Infantry as a drummer boy. In 1863, he was promoted to Sergeant after shooting a Confederate officer at Chickamauga. He is the still considered to be the youngest non-commissioned officer in United States history.

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One of the most brutal and cruel SS prison guards Gerhard Palitzsch (July 17, 1913 - December 7, 1944), was a German SS non-commissioned officer, notorious for his activities in Auschwitz concentration camp.

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