BLUFA US Marine was killed in Afghanistan due to failure to follow correct procedures. Troy Black blames himself and is now focused on improving training to prevent the same sort of thing from happening again.
Jeff Schogol writing in Task and Purpose makes the following points:
- Sgt. Maj. Troy Black is hyper alert to finding things that look wrong.
- He makes sure every detail is exactly right.
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References from the Web:
- AUG 2019 Sergeant Major Troy E. Black Becomes the 19th Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps-Defense Media Network
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