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How many missions of the Marine Corps are there in the security act of 1947?
Six
What is the birthdate of the Marine Corps?
November 10, 1775
Where was the birthplace of the Marine Corps?
Tun Tavern, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
What is the Marine Corps motto and what does it mean?
Semper Fidelis - Always Faithful
Describe the elements the Marine Corps emblem consists of and what each part signifies.
Eagle- Represents the nation itself.
Globe- Represents Worldwide Service.
Anchor- Represents Naval Traditions.
When was the Marine Corps Emblem adopted and by whom?
1868, By BGen Jacob Zeilin, 7th Commandant of the Marine Corps.
What is the distance for Saluting Officers?
6 to 30 paces.
What are some of the things a Marine should not do while in public in uniform?
Chew gum, put hands in pockets, embrace or hold hands, hold an umbrella, break step while walking with another person.
Who was the first female Marine?
Opha M. Johnson, Enlisted August 13, 1918.
Last time red sox one the world series prior to 2004.
Who was the first Commandant of the Marine Corps?
Captain Samuel Nicholas
Who was the Grand old man of the Marine Corps?
Archibald Henderson
What does the red stripe worn on NCO's and Officers trousers commemorate?
The blood the Marines shed at the battle of Chapultepec.
Name two Marines who have earned two Medals Of Honor.
Dan Daly and Smedley Butler
Name the first Sergenat Major of the marine Corps.
Archibald Summers.
Name the first Marine to be awarded the Medal Of Honor.
Corporal John F. Mackie
Where was did the first amphibious landing take place?
New Providence, Bahamas
First General Order
To take charge of this post and all government property in view.
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Second General Order
2. To walk my post in a military manner, keeping always on then alert and observing everything that takes place within sight or hearing.
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Third General Order
3. To report all violations of orders I am instructed to enforce.
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Fourth General Order
4. To repeat all calls from posts more distant from the guardhouse than my own.
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Fifth General Order
5. To quit my post only when properly relieved.
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Sixth General Order
6. To receive, obey, and pass on the sentry who relieves me, all orders from the commanding officer, officer of the day, and officers and noncommissioned officers of the guard only.
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Seventh General Order
7. To talk to no one except in line of duty.
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Eigth General Order
8. To give the alarm in case of fire or disorder.
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Ninth General Order
9. To call the corporal of the guard in any case not covered by instructions.
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Tenth General Order
10. To salute all officers and all colors and standards not cased.
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Eleventh General Order
11. 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.
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