26th Infantry " Yankee " Division WWII Historical Re-enactment Group Soldier Training and Requirements
TECHNICAL SERGEANT (Grade 2):
The requirements for all T/Sgt Candidates are: Appointment to Platoon Sergeant ( Based on the 1944 Infantry Battalion TO&E) By Unit Commanding Officer. Proficiency with FM-7-10, FM-7-20, FM 7-40, FM 21-100, FM 22-5, Platoon Organization, Tactics and Leadership thereof.
Tests are given in three Phases, Phase-1, The historical fact relating to The Infantry Platoon Sergeant of WWII Phase-2, Military Drill & Ceremony and Manual of Arms ( successfully Mastered / Instructed to Troops ). Phase-3, Knowledge of duties and responsibilities of the Platoon Sergeant
Example: 1. Platoon Sergeant, Tactics and Deployment of Platoon, Squads & Personnel. 2. Command voice, Authenticity Appearance, Platoon Movements & Military Drill and Leadership.