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The rank of staff sergeant in the U.S. Army, along with technical sergeant (renamed sergeant first class in 1948) and master sergeant, was created by Congress after the First World War. It is abbreviated as SSG and indicated by three chevrons above one inverted arc.
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The rank of Private is attained by all those who enlist in the United States Army. Upon successful completion of Basic Training, this rank is attained until arrival at an active unit in the Army, whereupon all Privates proceed to the next rank. It is indicated by a single chevron.
Tags: warrior, warfighter, veteran, uniform, operator