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Gen. Perkins Addresses Young Leaders at Fort Benning

By Shan Ogletree, Fort Benning Maneuver Center of Excellence Public Affairs¬†/ (FORT BENNING, Ga.) General David Perkins visited the maneuver Center of excellence recently to speak to Captains and Lieutenants.¬† As the commanding general of Army Training and Doctrine Command, he took the opportunity to inform rising leaders about TRADOC. Perkins’ presentation covered the purpose of TRADOC and the Army

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Noncommissioned Officer Academy tour showcases training excellence

The Noncommissioned Officers Academy tour attendees observe a terrain board demonstration Aug. 3 as part of the Army Central Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Symposium. (Photos by Lindsay Marchello)

By Lindsay Marchello, Bayonet & Saber / Attendees of the Army Central Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Symposium spent the morning of Aug. 3 touring the Noncommissioned Officer Academy, which included the Basic Leaders Course and Armor Advanced Leaders Course. Representatives from Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Tajikistan, United Arab Emirates and Uzbekistan observed a terrain board demonstration,

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Noncommissioned Officer Symposium spotlights sustained performance

Representatives from a variety of countries attended a briefing on advanced individual training and drill sergeants as part of the ARCENT Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Symposium Aug. 1 in Mcginnis-Wickam hall. (Photos by Lindsay Marchello)

By Lindsay Marchello, Bayonet & Saber “When the Army looks at promoting their best personnel, they’re looking for those personnel who were drill sergeants, recruiters, Ranger instructors and personnel that have gone above and beyond to do a position that is more demanding,” said Sgt. Maj. Chris Smith, operations sergeant major, 198th Infantry Brigade. The Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Symposium

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