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Sgt. Bergdahl wants to be called Private

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U.S. Army Sgt. Bergdahl still wants to be called Private First Class. (Source: U.S. Army/CNN) U.S. Army Sgt. Bergdahl still wants to be called Private First Class. (Source: U.S. Army/CNN)

(CNN) - A senior U.S. official told CNN that Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl wants to be called Private First Class.

He was promoted over the last five years, while held prisoner by the Taliban.

But the official says in his mind he's still a private first class.

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