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173 Cards in this Set

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1st General Order
To take charge of this post and all government property in view.
2nd General Order
To walk my post in a military manner, keeping always on the alert and observing everything that takes place within sight or hearing
3rd General Order
To report all violations of orders I am instructed to enforce.
4th General Order
To repeat all calls from posts more distant from the guardhouse than my own.
5th General Order
To quit my post only when properly relieved.
6th General Order
To receive, obey and pass on to the sentry who relieves me all orders from the commanding officer, officer of the day, and officers and noncommissioned officers of the guard only.
7th General Order
To talk to no one except in the line of duty
8th General Order
To give the alarm in case of fire or disorder
9th General Order
To call the corporal of the guard in any case not covered by instructions
10th General Order
To salute all officers and all colors and standards not cased.
11th General Order
To be especially watchful at night, and during the time for challenging, to challenge all persons on or near my post and to allow no one to pass without proper authority.
Leadrship Trait: J
Leadrship Trait: J
Leadrship Trait: D
Leadrship Trait: I
Leadrship Trait: D
Leadrship Trait: T
Leadrship Trait: I
Leadrship Trait: E
Leadrship Trait: B
Leadership Trait: U
Leadership Trait: C
Leadership Trait: K
Leadership Trait: L
Leadership Trait: E
Leadership Principle 1
know yourself and seek self-improvement.
Leadership Principle 2
be technically and tactically proficient.
Leadership Principle 3
develop a sense of responsibility among your subordinates.
Leadership Principle 4
make sound and timely decisions.
Leadership Principle 5
set the example.
Leadership Principle 6
know your marines and look out for their welfare.
Leadership Principle 7
keep your marines informed.
Leadership Principle 8
seek responsibility and take responsibility for your actions.
Leadership Principle 9
ensure assigned tasks are understood, supervised, and accomplished.
Leadership Principle 10
train your marines as a team.
Leadership Principle 11
employ your command in accordance with its capabilities.
What is article 15 of the UCMJ?
Non-Judical Punishment
UCMJ Article 81 is which offence?
UCMJ Article 82 is which offence?
UCMJ Article 86 is which offence?
UA - Un-Authorized abscence.
Article 87 of the UCMJ is which offence?
Missing in Movement
UCMJ Article 89 is which offence?
Disrepsect towards a superior commisioned officer
UCMJ Article 90 is which offence?
Assulting or willfully disobeying a superior commisioned officer.
UCMJ Article 92 is which offence?
Failure to obey a lawful order
UCMJ Article 112 is which offence?
Drunk/Unfit for Duty
UCMJ Article 120 is which offence?
Rape/Carnal Knowledge
What articles of the UCMJ are Punitive Articles?
77 - 134
Which article of the UCMJ deals with the rights of the accused?
Article 31
How many articles are in the Code of Conduct for US Service members?
How many missions of the Marine Corps are there in the security act of 1947?
What is the birthdate of the Marine Corps?
November 10, 1775
Who was the proprietor of the tavern?
Peg Mullen, Robert Mullen's wife
Who was the first Marine Corps recruiter?
Robert Mullen
The Eagle, Globe, and Anchor was adopted when?
The term Leatherneck comes from where?
From when the Marines wore a leather strap to protect their neck from enemy swords, from 1798-1880
When was the Marine corps motto changed to "Semper Fidelis"?
Where do Marines get the nickname "Devil Dog" from?
From the battle of Belleau Wood in June 1918
Who was the first Marine corps aviator?
Lieutenant Alfred A. Cunningham, in 1912
Who was the first Marine helicopter pilot to receive the Medal of Honor?
Major Stephen Pless
How long did Archibald Henderson serve as Commandant?
38 years
How much time does a person have to dawn and clear the gas mask?
15 seconds
Which Commandant installed the office of Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps?
The 21st Commandant, General Pate; in 1957
When was the dress blue uniform adopted and by who?
On August 24, 1797
Sec. of War James McHenry
The Mameluke sword was presented to who and by who?
Lt. Presley N. O'Bannon by the The Pasha of Tripoli
How many Marines were killed on the island of Iwo Jima?
Approx. 5,931 Marines
How many Marines died on the first day at Iwo Jima?
Approx. 2,500 Marines
Of the six Americans who raised the flag at Mt Suribachi, who left the island alive?
Corpsman John Bradley
PFC Ira Hayes
PFC Rene Gagnon
Who were the 3 Americans who raised the flag at Mt Suribachi that died?
Sgt Michael Strank
Cpl Harlon Block
PFC Franklin Sousley
Who coined the phrase "Uncommon valor was a common virtue" on the island of Iwo Jima?
Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz
Who said "The raising of that flag on Mt. Suribachi means a Marine Corps for the next 500 years?
Sec. of Navy James V. Forrestal
In New Providence, Bahamas, what was the name of the fort that was taken without a shot?
Fort Montaque
How many Marines comprised the war party in Tripoli?
When did the Japanese officially surrender?
2 September, 1945
What three battles comprised the three crosses of war in World War I?
Belleau Wood, Mont Blanc, and Soissons
Name the only Marine to win Five Navy Crosses?
Lieutenant General Louis "Chesty" Puller
How long were the hostages held in the American embassy in Tehran, Iran?
444 Days
In the battle of Belleau Wood a French officer advised Captain Lloyd Williams that he too should withdraw, what was Williams reply?
"Retreat, Hell! We just got here!"
Who officially recognized Scarlet and Gold as the official Marine Corps colors?
General John A. Lejeune
GySgt and below chevrons are sewn where on the long sleeve khaki shirt
4" down and centered
How does one appeal a NJP?
In writting within 5 days
How far apart are the steps in Left or Right-step March?
12 inches
How far beyond the buckle does the web belt extend?
2 - 4 inches
How far from the deck is the point of the sword when in the position of order sword?
3 inches
How is the chevron placed on the khaki short sleeve shirt?
Centered horizontally and vertically
How long may a female Marine wear her hair?
Any length, however, it can touch the collar but not extend past the collar's lowest edge
How long must water boil to be purified?
15 seconds
HOw many Aircraft Wings are there, and where are they located?
1st - Iwa Kuni, Japan
2nd - Cherry Point, NC, USA
3rd - Miramar, CA, USA
4th - New Orleans, LO, USA
How many belt loops are on USMC trousers and what is the myth behind this?
seven, one for each of the seven seas
How many counts are in Inspection Arms?
How many iodine tablets required per canteen of water? And for how long?
2 tablets for 25min
How many lines of latitude are shown on the USMC Emblem?
How many Marine Divisions are there and where are they located?
1st - Camp Pendelton, CA
2nd - Camp Lejeune, NC
3rd - Okinawa, Japan
4th - New Orleans, LO
How many Marines received the Medal of Honor during WWII?
81, 22 of which were earned on the island of Iwo Jima
How many pockets are on the USMC Service Utility uniform?
10 - 4 on blouse, 6 on the trousers
How many types of MAGTF are there and what are they?
MEU - Marine Expeditionary Unit, MEB - Marine Expeditionary Battalion, MEF - Marine Expeditionary Force
In a joint service formation, where is the USMC located?
Behind or to the left of the US Army
In a Naval formation, where do Marines stand?
Head of column or right of line
In drill, what are the positions of rest?
Parade Rest, Rest, At Ease and Fall Out
Name # wars that Marines fought in from 1775 - 1940.
Revolutionary, Spanish-American, Naval war with France, Phillipine Insrrection, Tripoli, Boxer Rebellion, Florida-Indian, WWI, Mexican, War of 1812, Civil, Banana wars with Haiti, Dom. Rep., Nicaragua
Name two Marines who have earned two Medals of Honor
Smedley Butler and Dan Daly
The USMC, as it exists today, was established when?
11 JUL 1798
Under what circumstance may a service member be refused courtmartial?
While aboard a vessel.
US Marines are descendents of who?
The British Royal Marines
What actions are to be made when given the command, dismissed?
Take one step back, halt, give the proper greeting of the day, face about, and leave the area
What are the 5 S's in handling POWs?
Search, Silence, Segregate, Speed and Safeguard
What are the four rifle salutes
Order Arms, Present Arms, Left Shoulder Arms, Right Shoulder Arms
What are the names of aircrafts and bombs, dates and locations of the atomic bombings during WWII?
6 AUG 1945 Little Boy dropped by the Enola Gay on Hiroshima
9 AUG 1945 Fat Man dropped by the Bockscar on Nagasaki
What are the normal formations for a platoon?
Line and Column
What are the purposes of close order drill?
Provide simple formations from which combat formations can be assumed, troop movement, weapon manual, increase leaders confidence
What are the three facing movements?
Left Face, Right Face, About Face
What command is given so that the rifle is lifted slightly off the deck, and how far is it to be lifted?
Trail Arms, 3 inches off the deck
What do the stars represent on the buttons of the Alpha Blouse?
The thirteen original colonies
What elements are on the button of the Alpha Blouse?
Eagle, Anchor and thirteen stars
What is the cadence and length for quick time?
120, 30 inch steps per minute
What is the height range for female pumps?
1 - 2 1/2 inches
What is the maximum authorized hem for service and dress trousers?
3 inches
What is the maximum punishment that can be set by an O-3 or below?
Correctional custody 7 days, 14 days restriction and EPD
What is the maximum punishment that can be set by a O-4 and above?
Correctional custody 30 days, reduction to the lowest or any intermediate grade, restriction and EPD for 45 days, forfeiture of 1/2 months pay for 2 months
What is the mission of the Marine rifle squad?
ocate, close with and destroy the enemy by fire and maneuver or to repel the enemy's assault by fire and close combat
What is the only command that be given in which the lead foot is the right foot?
Right-Step March
What is the origin and reason of the NCO's, SNCO's, Officer's "Blood Stripe?"
In honor of those Marines who shed blood at Chapultepec.
What is the proper chain of command for an interior guard?
Cpl of the guard, Sgt of the guard, Commander of the guard, Officer of the day, Commanding Officer
What is the proper distance for saluting officers?
6 to 30 paces.
What is the width of the web belt?
1 1/4 inch
What items of warfare were first used by Marines during the Korean War?
Helocopters and Flak Jackets
What parallel was faught for during the Korean War and is still significant today and it is called what?
38th parallel, DMZ (de-militarized zone)
What types of discharges are there?
Honorable, General, Other then Honorable, Bad Conduct, Dishonorable
When was the The Marine Corps hymn copyrighted?
19 AUG 1919
What was first medal ever awarded?
The Purple Heart
What was the name of the fortress taken in the Battle of Tripoli?
The Fortress of Derna
What were the first female Marines called?
What where the mottos of the USMC before Sermper Fidelis was adopted?
Fortitudine - With Courage
Per Mare, Per Terram - By Sea, By Land
To the Shores of Tripoli
What year was the Code of Conduct written. When and why was it changed?
1955, changed in 1988 for "sexist" reasons
When and where did the surrender of the Japanese take place during WWII?
Aboard the USS Missouri on 2 SEP 1945, known as V-day
Where did Dan Daly win his two Medals of Honor?
Boxer Rebellion and Haiti
Where did Smedley Butler win his two Medals of Honor?
Haiti and Vera Cruz
Where does the platoon leader place himself in correlation to the platoon in line formation?
Three paces out and centered
Who was the first female Warrant Officer
CWO Ruth L. Wood
Who was the first female Marine General and when?
BGen Margaret Brewer, 1960
Who was the first Sergeant Major in the USMC, and when?
Archibald Sommers
1 JAN 1801
Who was the first Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps?
SgtMajMarCor Wilbur Bestwick
major battles of ww2
G- guadacanal
I- Iwo Jima,
T- Tarawa
M- midway
O- okinawa
Marine Corps Hymn
From the Halls of Montezuma,
To the shores of Tripoli;
We fight our country's battles
In the air, on land, and sea;
First to fight for right and freedom
And to keep our honor clean:
We are proud to claim the title
Of United States Marine.
Our flag's unfurled to every breeze
From dawn to setting sun;
We have fought in every clime and place
Where we could take a gun;
In the snow of far-off Northern lands
And in sunny tropic scenes;
You will find us always on the job
The United States Marines.
Here's health to you and to our Corps
Which we are proud to serve;
In many a strife we've fought for life
And never lost our nerve;
If the Army and the Navy
Ever look on Heaven’s scenes;
They will find the streets are guarded
By United States Marines.
Rifleman's Creed
This is my rifle. There are many like it, but this one is mine. My rifle is my best friend. It is my life. I must master it as I must master my life. My rifle, without me, is useless. Without my rifle, I am useless. I must fire my rifle true. I must shoot straighter than my enemy who is trying to kill me. I must shoot him before he shoots me. I will...

My rifle and myself know that what counts in this war is not the rounds we fire, the noise of our burst, nor the smoke we make. We know that it is the hits that count. We will hit...

My rifle is human, even as I, because it is my life. Thus, I will learn it as a brother. I will learn its weaknesses, its strength, its parts, its accessories, its sights and its barrel. I will ever guard it against the ravages of weather and damage as I will ever guard my legs, my arms, my eyes and my heart against damage. I will keep my rifle clean and ready. We will become part of each other. We will...

Before God, I swear this creed. My rifle and myself are the defenders of my country. We are the masters of our enemy. We are the saviors of my life. So be it, until victory is America's and there is no enemy, but peace!
On a map. what does the color black represent?
Man made features
On a map. what does the color red represent?
Road classifaction, built up areas, and special features
On a map. what does the color blue represent?
water features
On a map. what does the color green represent?
vegetation features
On a map. what does the color brown represent?
terrain features
What are the 5 colors on a map?
Black, red, blue, brown, and green
what are the six elements of a fire command?

What is the weight of the M16A2 service rifle?
7.78 lbs
3 types of contour lines?
Index, supplementary, intermediate
What is the purpose of interior Guard?
key work POPPER
Who is responsible for administering the UCMJ?
Staff Judge Advocates and Legal Officers
what are two types of liberty?
regular and special
what are the first two numbers of MOS?
Occupational Field
what are the third and fourth of MOS?
Occupationsl Specialty
What is Esprit de corps?
Loyalty to, pride in, and enthusiam for the unit shown by its members
what are three levels of security?
Confidential, secret, top secret
What is the front called?
The Bow
What is the rear called?
The Aft
What is the right called?
What is the left called?
What are windows called?
What is a wall called?
What is the purpose of interior Guard?
key work POPPER
Who is responsible for administering the UCMJ?
Staff Judge Advocates and Legal Officers
what are two types of liberty?
regular and special
what are the first two numbers of MOS?
Occupational Field
what are the third and fourth of MOS?
Occupationsl Specialty
What is Esprit de corps?
Loyalty to, pride in, and enthusiam for the unit shown by its members
what are three levels of security?
Confidential, secret, top secret