• SSG Benjamin Facio, drill sergeant, Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., reacts to a news media engagement June 13 during the 2011 Drill Sergeant of the year competition on Fort Jackson, S.C.

    Srill Sergeants tell the Army's story

    SSG Benjamin Facio, drill sergeant, Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., reacts to a news media engagement June 13 during the 2011 Drill Sergeant of the year competition on Fort Jackson, S.C.

  • SSG John Heslin, drill sergeant, Fort Benning, Ga., has a group of trainees execute a left face for the Drill and Ceremony task June 13 during the 2011 Drill Sergeant of the year competition on Fort Jackson, S.C.

    Left, face!

    SSG John Heslin, drill sergeant, Fort Benning, Ga., has a group of trainees execute a left face for the Drill and Ceremony task June 13 during the 2011 Drill Sergeant of the year competition on Fort Jackson, S.C.

  • SSG Felicia D. Frailey, drill sergeant, Fort Sill, Okla., marches her formation for the Drill and Ceremony task June 13 during the 2011 Drill Sergeant of the year competition on Fort Jackson, S.C.

    Counting cadence

    SSG Felicia D. Frailey, drill sergeant, Fort Sill, Okla., marches her formation for the Drill and Ceremony task June 13 during the 2011 Drill Sergeant of the year competition on Fort Jackson, S.C.

  • SSG Felicia D. Frailey, drill sergeant, Fort Sill, Okla., teaches her trainees how to dress their formation for the Drill and Ceremony task June 13 during the 2011 Drill Sergeant of the year competition on Fort Jackson, S.C.

    Dress it right, Soldiers!

    SSG Felicia D. Frailey, drill sergeant, Fort Sill, Okla., teaches her trainees how to dress their formation for the Drill and Ceremony task June 13 during the 2011 Drill Sergeant of the year competition on Fort Jackson, S.C.

2011 Drill Sergeant of the Year competitors show off their skills as part of the competition held on Fort Jackson, S.C. all this week.

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