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1 Revision Date: 31 July 2011 US Military Customs & Courtesies
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2 Revision Date: 31 July 2011 Objectives Report to an officer or a non-commissioned officer (NCO) React to passing colors React to specific National/ Military music Identify Rank Salute at appropriate times
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3 Revision Date: 31 July 2011 Why have them?
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4 Revision Date: 31 July 2011 Saluting Origin How to Salute When to Salute When not to Salute
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5 Revision Date: 31 July 2011 When to Salute Required to salute when you meet and recognize persons entitled (by grade) to a salute except when it is inappropriate or impractical (in public conveyances such as planes and buses, in public places such as inside theaters, or when driving a vehicle) A salute is also rendered: When the United States National Anthem, "To the Color," "Hail to the Chief," or foreign national anthems are played To uncased National Color outdoors On ceremonial occasions as prescribed in Chapter 9 At reveille and retreat ceremonies, during the raising or lowering of the flag
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6 Revision Date: 31 July 2011 When to Salute (cont) During the sounding of honors When pledging allegiance to the US flag outdoors When turning over control of formations When rendering reports To officers of friendly foreign countries
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7 Revision Date: 31 July 2011 Indoors, except when reporting to an officer or when on duty as a guard A prisoner Saluting is obviously inappropriate. (Example: A person carrying articles with both hands, or being otherwise so occupied as to make saluting impracticable, is not required to salute a senior person or return the salute to a subordinate.) In any case not covered by specific instructions, the salute is rendered Either the senior or the subordinate is wearing civilian clothes When not to Salute
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8 Revision Date: 31 July 2011 Reporting Indoors When reporting to an officer in his office: Remove your headgear Knock Wait for response and enter
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This note was uploaded on 01/06/2012 for the course MIL SCI 10-1 taught by Professor Karensafoxx during the Fall '11 term at UCLA.

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