ORDER NO: 56-1/2/3 Army Senior NCO Promotions for January 2021
The Secretary of the Army has reposed special trust and confidence in the
patriotism, valor, fidelity and professional excellence of the following
In view of these qualities and their demonstrated leadership potential and
dedicated service to the United States Army, they are, therefore, promoted to
the grade of rank shown.
Promotion is made in the MOS shown in the name line and the MOS is
awarded as his or her primary MOS on the effective date of promotion.
Promotion is not valid and will be revoked if the Soldier concerned is not in a
promotable status on the effective date of promotion.
Acceptance of promotion constitutes acceptance of a 3-year service
remaining requirement from the effective date of promotion for Soldiers
selected on a FY12 or later board.
Soldiers with over 12 years AFS are required to reenlist for indefinite status if
they do not have sufficient time remaining to meet this requirement, or
decline promotion IAW AR 600-8-19, paragraphs 1-26 and 4-8. The authority
for this promotion is AR 600-8-19, paragraph 4-7.
Additional Instructions: Soldiers promoted to Sergeant Major who do not have
USASMC credit are promoted conditionally. Those Soldiers who receive a
conditional promotion will be reduced and their names removed from the
centralized list if they fail to meet the NCOES requirement.