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WHEN IS APPROPRIATE TO SALUTE WITH YOUR LEFT HAND?
IF YOUR RIGHT ARM IS INJURED IN SUCH A WAY AS TO PREVENT YOU FROM SALUTING. (PG.114)
WHAT OTHER ARMED FORCES MAY SALUTE UNCOVERED?
ARMY (SOLDIER) OR AIRFORCE (AIRMAN) MAY SALUTE UNCOVERED, WHILE SAILORS MUST BE COVERED TO SAULUTE. (PG.115)
DOES A SAILOR SALUTE WHEN IN A ROOM, UNCOVRED, WITH SEVERAL SOLDIERS AND AN ARMY OFFICER ENTERS?
NAVAL CUSTOM WHOULD NOT INCLUDE THE SALUTE, SINCE YOU ARE UNCOVERED, BUT NOT TO SALUTE WOULD SEEM DISRESPECTFUL UNDER THE CIRCUMSTANCES, SO YOU SHOULD DO AS THE SOLDIERS DO AND SALUTE. (PG.15)
WHAT DEGREE IS YOUR HAND WHEN SALUTING?
FORMARM INCLINED AT 45º ANGLE
AT WHAT DISTANCE DO YOU SALUTE WHEN WALKING?
ABOUT SIX STEPS (PG.115)
WHO DO YOU SALUTE?
ALL OFFICERS OF THE US SERVICES AND ALL ALLIED FOREIGN SERVICES. OFFICERS IN THE US MERCHANT MARINE AND PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICS WEAR UNIFRORMS THAT CLOSELY RESEMBLE NAVY UNFIROMS, AND THEY TOO RATE A SALUTE. (PG.116)
WHEN DO YOU NOT SALUTE?
WHEN ENGAGED IN WORK AND SAULTING WOULD INTERERE (PART OF WORK DETAIL); ENGAGED IN ATHLETICS; WHEN CARRYING AN OBJECT WITH BOTH HANDS, IN PUBLIC PLACES WHERE SAULUTING IS OBVIOUSLY INAPPROPRIATE (ON A BUS OR WHILE STANDING IN LINE FOR THEATER); IN COMBAT; AT MESS; WHEN GARD DUTY; IN FORMATION. (PG.116-118)
WHEN DID THE FIRST OFFICIAL SALUTE BY A FOREIGN GOVERNMENT TAKE PLACE?
14 FEB 1778 WHEN A NAVY SHIP, THE SLOOP-OF-WAR RANGER UNDER COMMAND OF CAPTAIN JOHN PAUL JONES, EXCHANGED SALUTES WITH THE FRENCH SHIP ROBUSTE. (PG.124)
HOW IS THE NATIONAL ENSIGN FLOWN ON MEMORIAL DAY?
AT 0800 IT WILL BE HOISTED CEREMONIOUSLY ALL THE WAY TO THE PEAK OF THE MAST OR JACKSTAFF, THEN LOWERED TO HALF MAST. AT 1200 (NOON) A 21 GUN SALUTE WILL BE FIRED, THEN ENSIGN WILL BE HOISTED TO THE PEAK AND FLOWN THAT WAY FOR THE REMINDER OF THE DAY. IF NO GUN SALUTE, THEN ENSIGN WILL BE HOISTED AT 1220. (PG.128)
WHEN ARE 21 GUN SALUTES FIRED?
WASHINGTON'S BIRTHDAY, MEMORIAL DAY, AND INDEPENDENCE DAY, AND TO HONOR THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES AND HEADS OF FOREIGN STATES. OTHER HIGH-RANKING GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS ARE HONORED BY LESSER NUMBER OF GUNS. (PG.133)
HOW MANY GUN SALUTE DOES THE VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES GET?
19 GUN SALUTE (PG.133)
HOW MANY GUN SALUTE DOES THE UNDER SECRETARY OF THE NAVY GET?
17 GUN SALUTE (PG.133)
HOW MANY GUN SALUTE DOES AN ADMIRAL GET?
17 GUN SALUTE (PG.133)
HOW MANY GUN SALUTE DOES VUCE ADMIRAL?
15 GUN SALUTE (PG.133)
HOW MANY GUN SALUTE DOES A REAR ADMIRAL (UPPER HALF) GET?
13 GUN SALUTE (PG.133)
HOW MANY GUN SAULTE DOES A REAR ADMIRAL (LOWER HALF) GET?
11 GUN SALUTE (PG.133)
CAN ALL OFFICER RECEIVE A GUN SALUTE?
NO, OFFICER BELOW THE RANK OF ADMIRAL (LOWER HALF) DO NOT RATE A GUN SALUTE? (PG.133)
WHAT DOES "FULL DRESSING" OF THE SHIP MEAN?
THE NATIONAL ENSIGN IS FLOWN FROM THE FLAGSTAFF AND USUALLY FORM EACH MASTHEAD. A RAINBOW OF SIGNAL FLAGS IS DISPLAYED FROM BOW TO STERN OVER THE MASTHEADS. (PG-134)
WHEN ARE SHIPS DRESSED OR FULL-DRESSED?
ON WASHINGTON'S BIRTHDAY AND INDEPENDENCE DAY. SHIPS ARE ONLY DRESSED IN PORT, NEVER UNDEWAY, AND ONLY FROM 0800 TO SUNSET. (PG-134)
WHEN WALKING, HOW DO YOU ACOMPANY A SENIOR?
WHEN WALKING WITH A SENIOR, ALWAYS WALK ON THAT PERSON'S LEF, THAT IS, WITH THE SENIOR ON YOUR RIGHT. (PG.141)
WHAT DOES "BY YOUR LEAVE MEAN"?
WHEN WALKING PAST A SENIOR, OVERTAKE THEM ON THEIR LEFT SIDE, SALUTE WHEN YOU ARE ABREAST, AND ASK, "BY YOUR ELAVE, SIR (MA'AM)?" WHEN THE SALUTE IS RETURNED AND APPLY "VERY WELL" IS HEARD, DROP YOUR SALUTE AND CARRY ON. (PG.141)
WHAT IS THE CORRECT TERM TO USE WHEN WALKING PASSED A PASSWAGEWAY THAT IS BLOCKED BY OTHER SHIPMATES?
"GANGWAY" IS USED WHEN AN OFFICER APPROCHASE. ENLISTED PERSONAL USE THE TERM "COMING THROUGH." NEVER USE THE WORDS "MAKE A HOLE." THIS IS NOT THE CORRECT TERM TO USE AND IS INAPPROPRIATE. (PG.141)