technical sergeant


Definition of technical sergeant

: a noncommissioned officer in the air force ranking above a staff sergeant and below a master sergeant

Examples of technical sergeant in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Outstanding Unit awards throughout his long career as a technical sergeant. Brieanna J. Frank, The Arizona Republic, 11 Nov. 2019 Bryson-Kirksey, a former Air Force technical sergeant who has been with the team for over eight seasons, received an outpouring of prayers and well-wishes from members of the Tampa Bay Lightning community. Vanessa Etienne,, 22 July 2021 The Army technical sergeant had gone ashore in Salerno, crossed the Rapido River to attack German forces at Monte Cassino and later landed at Anzio, helping to clear a path for the liberation of Rome. Washington Post, 9 Apr. 2021 Turgeon, a technical sergeant, was deployed with the 98th Bomb Group, 344th Bomber Squadron to North Africa in 1942. Tess Williams, Anchorage Daily News, 20 Mar. 2021 When Dan Bryant, a technical sergeant, returned from the Middle East, Kimberly Bryant didn’t even know he had been injured. NBC News, 9 Nov. 2020 Feezel, a technical sergeant for the 23rd tank battalion of the 12th Armored Division, drove a Sherman tank during the war. al, 16 Oct. 2020 The denial of such burial benefits has happened on occasion, once after an Air Force technical sergeant, Steven Bellino, killed his squadron commander in 2016 on Joint Base San Antonio Lackland. Sig Christenson,, 8 June 2020 His father retired from the Air Force as a technical sergeant. New York Times, 1 Mar. 2020

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First Known Use of technical sergeant

1920, in the meaning defined above

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“Technical sergeant.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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: a noncommissioned officer in the air force ranking above a staff sergeant


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