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Normally, commands a [[section]]. Usually found on [[exercise]] being shouted at by a [[subaltern]] who has no idea why the shouting occurs.
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Will receive his [[orders]] at the [[Pl Comd]] [[O Group]]. Will prepare and deliver said orders to his [[section]] who will have no idea what he is on about.  
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Generally resorts to simple commands e.g. Follow me
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Often abbreviated to Cpl. A '[[Full Screw]]' normally, commands a [[section]]. He or she is usually found on [[exercise]] being shouted at by a [[subaltern]] who has no idea why the shouting occurs.
  
One of the best Ranks to be, high enough to have authority and delegate the bone jobs but low enough to still be at the coal face having all the fun before you become an adult!
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*Will receive his [[orders]] at the [[Pl Comd]] [[O Group]].
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*Will prepare and deliver said orders to his [[section]] who will have no idea what he is on about.
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*Will generally resort to simple commands e.g. 'Follow me!'
  
Also a incredibly perverted [[American]] [[ARRSE]] [[User]] who is part of [[American users|The Other Two]].
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Generally regarded as being the best rank to be: high enough to have authority and delegate the bone jobs, but low enough to still be at the coal face having all the fun before you become an adult!
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Also a incredibly perverted American [[ARRSE]] [[User]] who is part of 'The Other Two'.
  
 
See also [[section commander]].
 
See also [[section commander]].
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Latest revision as of 19:42, 16 May 2011

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French Foreign Legion: Belly_Patch_Post_92_All_Units_Corporal.jpg

Often abbreviated to Cpl. A 'Full Screw' normally, commands a section. He or she is usually found on exercise being shouted at by a subaltern who has no idea why the shouting occurs.

  • Will receive his orders at the Pl Comd O Group.
  • Will prepare and deliver said orders to his section who will have no idea what he is on about.
  • Will generally resort to simple commands e.g. 'Follow me!'

Generally regarded as being the best rank to be: high enough to have authority and delegate the bone jobs, but low enough to still be at the coal face having all the fun before you become an adult!

Also a incredibly perverted American ARRSE User who is part of 'The Other Two'.

See also section commander.

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Commissioned Ranks
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Non-commissioned Ranks
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