Noncommissioned Officer

(redirected from Non-commissioned officer)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

Noncommissioned Officer

 

(in Russian, unter-ofitser), the rank of junior commanding staff officers in the Russian Army and in certain foreign armies. The Russian Army had three ranks of noncommissioned officer: sergeant major (in the cavalry and cossack hosts, vakhmistr; in the navy, sergeant major or conductor), senior noncommissioned officer (platoon commander), and junior noncommissioned officer (in the artillery, feierverker; in the cossack hosts, uriadnik).

References in periodicals archive ?
April 13: Mohammed Saleh Naji, a non-commissioned officer in the Criminal Investigations Department in Lahj governorate, was assassinated by gunmen in the Main Street of Al-Hawta city, Lahj.
During the patrol a group of PKK members opened fire on the soldiers, leaving the non-commissioned officer dead and two other soldiers injured.
This training is known as the 25E MOS Training for Basic Non-commissioned Officers Course and Advanced Non-commissioned Officer Course.
Recently returned Non-Commissioned Officer Development Training Team to Romania.
For more information contact: Signal Branch, HRC, Professional Development Non-commissioned Officer MSG Jennifer Valdes; email: jennifer.
Marine non-commissioned officer's also travel to other nations assisting in the establishment of non-commissioned officer academies and instructor cadre.
For the militia dog handlers training takes place at the RS57 in the context of the recruits or non-commissioned officer school.
Four troops including a non-commissioned officer were killed in the eastern province of Hakkari when a road-side bomb planted by PKK terrorists went off.
One non-commissioned officer of security forces was also killed and five others injured in the ambush.
Robert Williamson, senior non-commissioned officer, in a formal ceremony July 1 in Ash Shuaiba, Kuwait, signaled the startup of SDDC's newest unit.
MoD has broad force development objectives: build a modern, highly mobile professional army, including a professional non-commissioned officer (corps, a mobile/rapid response force, a new strategic air defense system, a peacekeeping unit and a navy.
One non-commissioned officer and three specialized sergeants were killed, and one soldier was wounded in a bomb attack which was staged on a military team on their way to an operation in Semdinli town of the southeastern province of Hakkari.

Full browser ?