gunnery sergeant
noun Date: circa 1961 a noncommissioned officer in the marine corps ranking above a staff sergeant and below a master sergeant or first sergeant

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  • Master Gunnery Sergeant — Insignia Master Gunnery Sergeant (MGySgt) is the ninth and highest enlisted rank (along with the grade equivalent ranks of Sergeant Major and Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps) in the United States Marine Corps. Master Gunnery Sergeants are… …   Wikipedia

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