US Army sergeant promotion list for January 2018

The following U.S. Army active component specialists have been selected for promotion to the rank of sergeant on Jan. 1, 2018, as announced on Dec. 21, 2017:

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Guard troops sent to US southern border remain far from the immigration front lines

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Former Marine colonel sentenced to prison for abusing children

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Pentagon estimates canceled war games with South Korea would have cost $14 million

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Surge of DOD civilian employees is needed in Afghanistan, Mattis says

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Trump labels ally Germany captive of Russia as NATO summit opens

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Storm damages Air Force planes on Guam

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Navy to allow ponytails, dreadlocks and other hairstyles for female sailors

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Health care administrators remedy problem for veteran faced with $30,000 medical bill

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Air Force rescue specialist details once in a lifetime Thai cave rescue

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Surge of DOD civilian employees is needed in Afghanistan, Mattis says

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Air Force rescue specialist details once in a lifetime Thai cave rescue

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McCain joins father and grandfather on ships list of namesakes

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Navy to allow ponytails, dreadlocks and other hairstyles for female sailors

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Navy to promote petty officers who take hard jobs in hard locations

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Trump says US commitment to NATO remains very strong