I am an NCO dedicated to training new Marines and influencing the old. I am forever conscious of each Marine under my charge, and by example will inspire him. 11 Nov I am a Staff Non-commissioned Officer in the United States Marine Corps. As such, I am a member of the most unique group of professional.

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I seek no favors because of my rank. I will strive to know my people and use their skills to the maximum degree possible. I will fulfill my responsibilities and display professionalism at all times.

Check date values in: In your future as a Chief Petty Officer, you will be forced to endure adversity far beyond that imposed upon you today.

Not because you are an E7 but because you are now a Chief Petty Officer. I manage resources under my control with astute efficiency, and lead the way with the highest level of competence. I must shoot straighter than the enemy who is trying to kill me. You must face each challenge and adversity with the same dignity and good grace you demonstrated today. I pledge to do my best to incorporate all the leadership traits into my character.

Because the Marine Corps emphasizes the additional responsibility upon Staff Noncommissioned Officersthey have their own creed: I will strive to remain tactically and technically proficient.

I am a Noncommissioned Officer, a leader of Soldiers. I will strive to remain technically and tactically proficient. I will keep my rifle clean and ready, even as I am clean and ready. Competence is my watch-word.

This is my rifle.

I will not compromise my integrity, nor my moral courage. To compound the uamc the NCO Journal printed a story in the May edition [3] which correctly identified that a field manual has precedence over other forms of publication e. I will be honest with myself, with those under my charge and with my superiors.

This you have accomplished with rare good grace. Military of the United States portal.

Marine Corps NCO Creed

It was our intention to test you, to try you, and to accept you. He is an inventor, entrepreneur, and author; contributing to worthwhile organizations that focus on changing the world in positive ways.

I will always be aware of my role as a Noncommissioned Officer.

By experience, by performance, and by testing, you have been this day advanced to Chief Petty Officer. It means to me that I will lead by example and only resort to disciplinary action when appropriate It means to me that I will also give positive counseling when soldiers go above their responsibilities. Penney is a former infantryman and Marine Corps Combat Arms instructor.

I am bound by duty to God, Country, and my fellow Marines to execute the demands of my position to and beyond what I believe to be the limits of my capabilities.

I shall be fair in my personal relations, just in the enforcement of discipline, true to myself and my fellow Marines, and equitable in my dealing with every man. Army – Commissioned Officer Creed U. You may not alter or remove any trademark, copyright or other notice from copies of the content.

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For such is the heritage I have received from that long, illustrious line of professionals usmmc have worn the bloodstripe so proudly before me. My integrity shall be impeccable as my appearance. I will constantly strive to perfect my own skills and to become a good leader.

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Noncommissioned officer’s creed – Wikipedia

I will never forget that I am responsible to my Commanding Officer for the morale, discipline, and efficiency of my Men. I am aware of my role as a Noncommissioned Officer, I will fulfill my responsibilities inherent in that role.

For such creef the heritage I have received from that long, illustrious line of professionals who have worn the bloodstripe so proudly before me. You are now the Chief.

Noncommissioned officer’s creed

Nuclear football Electronics designations Flags: I will demand of myself all the energy, knowledge and skills I possess, so that I can instill confidence in those I teach. Army – The Ranger Creed U. I must master it as I must master my life.

I will always place their needs above my own and will communicate with my supervisor and my people and never leave them uninformed. I will give all officers my maximum support to ensure mission accomplishments. I always strive to merit the respect of my fellow senior noncommissioned officers and of all with whom I come in contact.

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It means that I will take care of my soldiers fairly and mentor them to become better soldiers and would not ask them to do something I wouldn’t do or have not done before. Your performance has assured us that you will wear “the hat” with the same pride as your comrades in arms before you. Department of Defense Secretary: I serve as part of the vital link between my commander and all officers and enlisted Marines.

Pointless as some of ndo challenges may have seemed, there were valid, time-honored reasons behind each pointed barb.