Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps is a billet position of the S.M.S.A. Marine Corps. Only Sergeant Majors can be selected to hold the billet, and it is technically a staff non-commissioned officer rank.
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The Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps is selected by the Commandant of the Marine Corps. The SgtMajMC is the senior enlisted member in the Marine Corps, with a 3-star protocol equivalency. The SgtMajMC represents the entire Marine Corps enlisted force, and speaks on behalf of the enlisted members of the service to Marine Corps and F senior leadership.
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