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xsquid Donating Member (205 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-12-10 10:33 PM
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16. No sometimes about it, NCO's are not officers they are
Edited on Mon Apr-12-10 10:41 PM by xsquid
enlisted. Calling them Non Commissioned Officers does not make them an officer as per the UCMJ and they are not covered under article 88.

I did 12 years USN, the last several as a master at arms (navy shipboard cop) and wrote up all of the cases.
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