SERGEANT MAJOR OF THE ARMY POSITION AND DUTIES
1. The position of Sergeant Major of the Army was established effective 4 July 1966.
2. The Sergeant Major of the Army will serve as the senior enlisted assistant and adviser to the Chief of Staff.
3. Effective 1 September 1970, the tenure of office of the Sergeant Major of the Army will be two years.
Secretary of the Army.
KENNETH G. WICKHAM,
United States Army,
The Adjutant General.
To be distributed in accordance with DA Form 12-4 requirements.
*This General Order rescinds GO 29, 4 July 1966.