• Staff Sgt. Richard Wenschlag with Company F, 3rd Battalion, 60th Infantry Regiment explains procedures for operating a simulated Anti-Tank Rocket Launcher. Competitors were evaluated on their knowledge of various weapons at Drill Sergeant of the Year Competition.

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    Staff Sgt. Richard Wenschlag with Company F, 3rd Battalion, 60th Infantry Regiment explains procedures for operating a simulated Anti-Tank Rocket Launcher. Competitors were evaluated on their knowledge of various weapons at Drill Sergeant of the Year...

  • Staff Sgt. Richard Wenschlag with Company F, 3rd Battalion, 60th Infantry Regiment, prepares to toss a dummy-grenade into a pit sectioned off for the exercise. Wenschlag was evaluated on technique and direct-impact of
the grenade.

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    Staff Sgt. Richard Wenschlag with Company F, 3rd Battalion, 60th Infantry Regiment, prepares to toss a dummy-grenade into a pit sectioned off for the exercise. Wenschlag was evaluated on technique and direct-impact of the grenade.

  • Staff Sgt. David Schible with Company D, 1st Battalion, 13th Infantry Regiment competes in a weapons drill that tests Soldiers' ability to correctly assemble weapons and function properly Tuesday.

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    Staff Sgt. David Schible with Company D, 1st Battalion, 13th Infantry Regiment competes in a weapons drill that tests Soldiers' ability to correctly assemble weapons and function properly Tuesday.

  • Sgt. 1st Class Charles Vaughn with Company C, 2nd Battalion, 13th Infantry Regiment demonstrates a correct pull-up for Soldiers during the Drill Sergeant of the Year Competition at Darby Field Monday. The Physical Readiness Test is one of many stations set up for competitors at this year's competition, which wraps up today.

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    Sgt. 1st Class Charles Vaughn with Company C, 2nd Battalion, 13th Infantry Regiment demonstrates a correct pull-up for Soldiers during the Drill Sergeant of the Year Competition at Darby Field Monday. The Physical Readiness Test is one of many stations...

  • Staff Sgt. Alvin White with 3rd Battalion, 13th Infantry Regiment watches Soldiers demonstrate the Buddy Team Live Fire Exercise. White was
evaluated on his ability to command and explain the Buddy Team Live Fire Exercise.

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    Staff Sgt. Alvin White with 3rd Battalion, 13th Infantry Regiment watches Soldiers demonstrate the Buddy Team Live Fire Exercise. White was evaluated on his ability to command and explain the Buddy Team Live Fire Exercise.

  • Staff Sgt. Jeffrey Heilman with Company B, 3rd Battalion, 34th Infantry
Regiment, 165th Infantry Brigade explains a offensive combative technique for the evaluator as he is graded on technique, and knowledge of combative
tactics Monday.

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    Staff Sgt. Jeffrey Heilman with Company B, 3rd Battalion, 34th Infantry Regiment, 165th Infantry Brigade explains a offensive combative technique for the evaluator as he is graded on technique, and knowledge of combative tactics Monday.

  • Staff Sgt. David Schible with Company D, 1st Battalion, 13th Infantry Regiment instructs Soldiers in Physical Readiness Training.

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    Staff Sgt. David Schible with Company D, 1st Battalion, 13th Infantry Regiment instructs Soldiers in Physical Readiness Training.

FORT JACKSON, S.C. -- Six drill sergeants are in competition to be named Fort Jackson's Drill Sergeant of the Year for 2012.

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