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  Petty Officer First Class - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
First Class Petty Officers often form associations at their commands.
The term petty officer is, then, only used in abstract, the general sense, when referring to a group of petty officers of different ratings, or when the petty officer's rating is unknown.
It is common practice to refer to the petty officer by this short hand in all but the most formal correspondence (such as printing and inscription on awards).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Petty_Officer_First_Class   (586 words)

  
 Petty Officer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A Petty Officer is a noncommissioned officer or equivalent in many navies.
Petty Officer Second Class (PO2) (Maître de deuxième classe in French) is equivalent to a Sergeant and Petty Officer First Class (PO1) (Maître de première classe) is equivalent to a Warrant Officer.
The title of Petty Officer in the United States Navy and United States Coast Guard is roughly equivalent to that of Sergeant in the United States Army, United States Air Force, and United States Marine Corps.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Petty_Officer   (174 words)

  
 Biography of Petty Officer Mauro   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Petty Officer Mauro was born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba and from a very early age was dubbed an adventurer.
Petty Officer Mauro also continued to parade at HMCS QUEEN, in the position of Recruit Trainer and Parade Chief until he was appointed as the Coxswain in July of 1998.
Petty Officer Mauro completed his first term as Coxswain in June of 2001, and began a full-time contract as the Unit Training Officer, until March of 2004 when he was recently appointed to the position of Coxswain once again.
www.navres.dnd.ca /navres/que/b/b_e.htm   (626 words)

  
 Starfleet ranks - Memory Alpha
Piersall aboard the Prometheus) or first officer of a starship (e.g.
Officers at this rank typically have some command experience, and are occasionally appointed department heads on starships.
In the modern US armed forces, service members may begin their career as an officer at the rank of lieutenant or lieutenant commander if, due to the nature of their occupation, they were required to continue their education beyond the level of Bachelors degree prior to receiving their initial commission.
memory-alpha.org /en/wiki/Starfleet_ranks   (1371 words)

  
 Articles - United States Navy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Officers, Chief Petty Officers, and Petty Officers are also issued sets of "Working Uniforms" that are worn in office environments, in positions that interact with the public, and in watch situations.
Officers and Chief Petty Officers are issued set of Khakis, which contain a short sleeve blouse with the warfare insignia worn on the top left pocket, ribbons worn beneath the warfare insignia, a nametag worn on the top right pocket, and rank insignia worn on the collar.
Officers and Chiefs may wear the "Ike" jacket, with the rank insignia worn on the shoulder epuelets, the reefer, with rank insignia worn on the collar, or the all weather coat, with rank insignia worn on the collar.
www.seekj.com /articles/US_Navy   (5944 words)

  
 Chief Petty Officer heritage
Petty officers, who were appointed by the Captain, consisted of one Captain's Clerk, two Boatswain's Mates, a Coxswain, a Sailmaker's Mate, two Gunner's Mates, one Yeoman of the Gun Room, nine Quarter Gunners (eleven were allowed for the two larger vessels), two Carpenter's Mates, an Armorer, a Steward, a Cooper, a Master-at-Arms, and a Cook.
Petty officers were listed under two categories--Petty Officers of the Line and Petty Officers of the Staff as shown in Table 1.
That rate was changed to First Musician under the 1893 realignment of ratings was and carried as a petty officer first class until 1943.
www.history.navy.mil /faqs/faq46-1.htm   (3139 words)

  
 Military Guides Online .edu   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Examinations for Petty Officer Third Class, Petty Officer Second Class, and Petty Officer First Class (paygrades E-4, E-5, and E-6) are administered semiannually.
For Chief Petty Officer (E-7), the examination is administered annually and determines whether the person’s military record will be screened by the Chief Petty Officer Selection Board.
Promotion to Senior Chief Petty Officer (E-8) and Master Chief Petty Officer (E-9) is through the Senior/Master Chief Petty Officer Selection Board, which meets annually.
www.militaryguides.acenet.edu /class3.htm   (793 words)

  
 Personal Decorations earned in Vietnam service
The Combat Action Ribbon is awarded to members of the Nayv, Marine Corps and Coast Guard (when the Coast Guard or units thereof operate under the control of the Navy) in the grade of captain/colonel and junior thereto, who have actively participated in ground or surface combat.
Upon submission of evidence to their commanding officer, personnel who earned the Combat Infantryman Badge or Combat Medical Bade while a member of the U.S. Army may be authorized to wear the Combat Action Ribbon.
The principal eligibility criterion is that the individual must have participated in a bona fide ground or surface combat fire fight or action during which he was under enemy fire and performance while under fire was satisfactory.
www.hc7seadevils.org /PersonalDecorations.htm   (483 words)

  
 U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions, Republican - ALABAMA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Petty Officer Williams began her career as a deck Seaman Recruit at Naval Hospital Great Lakes as an administrative clerk.
Petty Officer Williams served overseas on numerous occasions to include a tour at Naval Hospital Rota, Spain.
I extend my deepest appreciation to Hospital Corpsman First Class Petty Officer Frederica Monique Williams for her 20 years of dedicated military service and wish her and her family all the best in the years to follow.
sessions.senate.gov /pressapp/record.cfm?id=221972   (369 words)

  
 Command Advancement Program Proves Beneficial For Two Wasp Sailors
Yeoman 1st Class (SW/AW) Toya Woodson, who joined the Navy a little more than 19 years ago for discipline and the adventure of it, is proud of her achievement.
George Bain proceeded to cut off the second class crows on his coveralls, and that’s when the commanding officer presented him with six first class crows and congratulated him on advancing to petty officer first class.
For Woodson, who was close to retiring, advancing to petty officer first class has helped her to stay Navy.
www.navy.mil /search/display.asp?story_id=2437   (788 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Chief Petty Officer
Chief Petty Officer is the seventh enlisted rank in the U.S. Navy and U.S. Coast Guard, just above Petty Officer First Class and below Senior Chief Petty Officer, and is a non-commissioned officer.
Unlike Petty Officer First Class and lower ranks, advancement to Chief Petty Officer not only carries requirements of time in service, superior evaluation scores, and specialty examinations, but also carries an added requirement of peer review.
It is the equivalent of Colour Sergeant in the Royal Marines, Staff Sergeant in the Army, and Flight Sergeant in the Royal Air Force.
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/Chief_Petty_Officer   (294 words)

  
 David M. Tapper, Petty Officer First Class, United States Navy
The Department of Defense announced today that Petty Officer First Class David M. Tapper, 32, of Camden County, New Jersey, died of wounds received in action August 20, 2003 in Afghanistan.
Often called upon to conduct the most harrowing missions, Tapper took part in the April rescue of wounded POW Jessica Lynch, then helped recover the bodies of nine American soldiers buried near the Iraqi hospital where she was held, according to friends and the Tapper family.
David M. Tapper, 32, a Navy photographer's mate first class petty officer, was wounded on Wednesday after his convoy encountered enemy forces near Orgun, in Paktika Province.
www.arlingtoncemetery.net /dmtapper.htm   (1651 words)

  
 Pattaya Mail Sports
Petty Officer First Class Banlyysak Duangson won the Olympic Division of the Pattaya International Triathlon 2000 with a time of 2 hours 23 minutes 42 seconds.
I was the first on site at 1615 followed shortly after by Rusty Bullet Hole, we were then surrounded by about 30 cattle with bells ringing away, then the farmer arrived to move them away down the on-in trail.
The first runner to do the full run was in after about 35 minutes; he said he did the full run but he was short of one prize in his little green plastic bag.
www.pattayamail.com /379/sports.htm   (4761 words)

  
 United for Peace : 1,000 Veterans Say "NO WAR" to President Bush   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Petty Officer First Class Richard William Zeiner, USN
Petty Officer Second Class Joseph Thomas Miller, USN
Petty Officer Third Class Dale Wayne Allen, USN
www.unitedforpeace.org /article.php?id=1370&printsafe=1   (1167 words)

  
 Clifford Pindell, Petty Officer First Class, United States Navy
On August 6, 1942, Petty Officer 1st Class Clifford Pindell, then 24, was part of an eight-man crew aboard a PBY-5 Catalina, a Navy reconnaissance plane sent out on a routine patrol mission over New Hebrides in the South Pacific.
The others are Petty Officer 1st Class William H. Osborne, of Martinsville, Va.; Lt. Maurice S.
Smith, of Lodi, Calif.; Ensign Edward W. Riepl, of Herndon, Kan.; Petty Officer 1st Class James W. Pearson, of Alliance, Neb.; Petty Officer 2nd Class William R. Pipes, of Pesckasha, Okla.; Petty Officer 2nd Class Merlin J.
www.arlingtoncemetery.net /cpindell.htm   (737 words)

  
 State of New Jersey - Circular Letters
WHEREAS, Petty Officer First Class Tapper was a courageous soldier, a loving husband and father of four children who was known for his tremendous bravery, unwavering faith and a devout love for his family; and
WHEREAS, Petty Officer First Class Tapper's patriotism and dedicated service to his country make him a hero and a true role model for all Americans and, therefore, it is appropriate and fitting for the State of New Jersey to mark his passing and to honor his memory;
The flag of the United States of America and the flag of the State of New Jersey shall be flown at half mast at all State departments, offices, agencies and instrumentalities during appropriate hours on Friday, August 29, 2003, in recognition and mourning of Petty Officer First Class David M. Tapper.
www.state.nj.us /infobank/circular/eom65.htm   (349 words)

  
 Galactopedia Insignia Section   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Rank insignia are as follows for officers of the Bajoran Militia:
rank devices worn on left collar (both collars for flag officers).
Not Applicable (cadet classes shown by year pin service markers)
www.captainmike.org /Galactopedia/insignia.html   (498 words)

  
 eBay - class petty officer, Militaria, Uniforms items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
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Petty Officer First Class S.J. Cakebread, HMCS Glace Bay
Petty Officer Second Class P.M. Frechette, HMCS Onondaga
Petty Officer Second Class R.K. Yanch, HMCS Discovery
www.dnd.ca /site/Minister/reports/dickson/justaxd.htm   (723 words)

  
 Current Members of Red Cell   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Although Red Cell members are not all Officers that does not make them uneducated.
The Vehicle Specialists (The non-Droners), and the Mages are Officers because they are in tactical situations that require leadership.
Petty Officer First Class Alex McNatt - Point Man
www.shadowsource.org /dragon/rcmem.html   (128 words)

  
 Past Meetings   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Mike is himself a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War, and retired from the naval Reserve in 1989 as a First Class Petty Officer with 27 years of service.
This talk was first given at the Lincoln Memorial Shrine at Redlands for the 11th Annual Southern California Civil War Conference in 2002.
Professor Waugh's research interests are in the nineteenth-century, and specializes in the Civil War and Reconstruction, and the Gilded Age; the social history of soldiers; politics and political culture; and the memorialization of the Civil War.
www.cwrtorangecounty-ca.org /pastmeetings.html   (7403 words)

  
 ``I FELT I WAS LEFT FOR DEAD'' PETTY OFFICER FIRST CLASS TELLS OF BEING ADRIFT IN HIGH SEAS AND HOWLING WINDS ALMOST 5 ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
When Odom stepped off the helicopter, he was handed a steaming mug of cocoa by Capt. Stan J. Walz, commanding officer at the Elizabeth City station.
Odom, a petty officer first class, also was warmed by the sight of his peers, all cheering andsome wiping tears, as he accepted numerous hugs.
The rescue mission was coordinated by 7th District Coast Guard officials in Miami who believed several nearby Navy ships, including the Ticonderoga, were too far away to rescue Odom.
scholar.lib.vt.edu /VA-news/VA-Pilot/issues/1995/vp950126/01260374.htm   (980 words)

  
 NLTC FIRST CLASS PETTY OFFICER   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
The course focuses on a leadership model, management skills and concerns, communication skills, and discussions of pertinent personnel issues related to both leadership and management effectiveness, with major emphases on situational leadership, values and ethics, and quality.
All personnel must be medically certified to participate in physical fitness training or otherwise have a medical wavier.
This course is conducted for First Class Petty Officers (E6) with at least 2/3 years of service.
wwwnt.cnet.navy.mil /crm/nldps/nldps_po1.htm   (207 words)

  
 March advancement exams for petty officer third-first class   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
March advancement exams for petty officer third-first class
This message serves as a reminder of the March 2001 Advancement Examination for advancement in rate of active duty members to petty officer third class through petty officer first class.
All candidates must complete eligibility requirements prior to taking the exam.
www.dcmilitary.com /navy/journal/6_05/local_news/4611-1.html   (239 words)

  
 Fallen Heroes Memorial: Navy Petty Officer First Class Alec Mazur   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Please send information, photos, and corrections for Navy Petty Officer First Class Alec Mazur.
Leave a message in memory of this soldier, and/or to the loved ones left behind.
May God strengthen you from knowing that fellow Americans and people around the world care about you and grieve with you in your loss.
www.fallenheroesmemorial.com /oef/profiles/mazuralec.html   (1050 words)

  
 2005 Senate Resolution 30 (Petty Officer First Class Benjamin J. Farrell) - Minnesota Votes
2005 Senate Resolution 30 (Petty Officer First Class Benjamin J. Farrell) - Minnesota Votes
Introduced by Sen. Charles "Chuck" W. Wiger on January 31, 2005, to commemorate Petty Officer First Class Benjamin J. Farrell of Maplewood.
Referred to the Senate Rules and Administration Committee on January 31, 2005.
www.minnesotavotes.org /2005-SR-30   (89 words)

  
 Military Requirements for Petty Officer First Class
Normal Path Of Advancement To Chief Warrant Officer And Limited Duty Officer
Organizational Relationship Of The Officer Of The Deck
Duties, Responsibilities, And Authority Of The Officer Of The Deck
www.tpub.com /content/advancement/14145   (102 words)

  
 recruiters
Electrician's Mate Petty Officer First Class Brian Shiver
Machinist Mate Petty Officer First Class Johnny Smith
Machinist Mate Petty Officer Second Class Philip Greene
members.fortunecity.com /navynorthcharleston/recruiters.htm   (48 words)

  
 Résumé Of David M Merchant   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Create and maintain web pages, write PERL scripts, perform computer maintenance (including back-ups) and trouble-shooting, install software, maintain class registration database and confirmation lists; August 1995 - August 1996.
Electrical Operator Naval Nuclear Propulsion Plant, Electrical Load Dispatcher, Assistant Leading Petty Officer of Electrical Distribution Shop, Leading Petty Officer of Flight Deck Lighting Shop.
Memorial Day Home Page (my first web page, created Sept 1994): www.usmemorialday.org/
www.mountaindragon.com /merchant/resume.html   (1093 words)

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