Washington. Supplementation. page 3 *This regulation supersedes AR – customs. and Visits of Courtesy Guard of the United States. but does not identify. For more information on Customs, Courtesies and Traditions see Army Regulation , Army Command Policy, paragraph ; AR , Salutes, Honors. Study 33 AR Customs and Courtesies flashcards from Cherie K. on StudyBlue.

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General Washington’s order emphasized the significance of organizational colors to the Army by directing quick design and procurement. There were stable calls, water calls, drill calls, sick calls, and church calls on Sunday.

When turning over control of formations. But for those soldiers who have served in the “Big Red One,” the “Wolfhounds,” the “Rainbow Division,” or the “Buffalos” a misspelling that just stuckunit pride is very much a part of their lives.

If you are in a car or on a motorcycle, dismount and salute. All established arts, trades, and professions, all races of people, all nations, and even different sections of the same nation have their own practices and customs by which they govern a part of their lives.

The coiled rattlesnake and 600-255 was a symbol that appeared frequently on colonial flags, particularly those representing groups opposed to some aspect of British rule.

Violations of other Army customs, however, will bring official censure or disciplinary action. Knights in armor raised visors with the right hand when meeting a comrade.

Sign In Sign Out. Units display their unit history and battle honors on their colors. The National and organizational flags carried by Color-bearing units are called the National Color and the organizational color respectively the word color is capitalized when referring to the National flag only.


Indoors a soldier in uniform silently stands at attention facing the flag.

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The concept of campaign streamers came to prominence in the Civil War when Army organizations embroidered the names of battles on their organizational colors. Cavalry units’ spurs and hats. When in civilian clothing, the only change is to place af right hand over your heart instead of saluting.

The streamers attached to the Army flag staff denote campaigns fought by the Army throughout our Cortesies history. The soldier that utters that sound understands his task and will not quit until it is completed.

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If no foreign national flags are present, the flag of the United States may be placed at the center of the line providing it is displayed at a higher level. Courresies appear in uniform while under the influence of alcohol. Render the hand salute at the first note of “To the Colors. In the case of NCOs and soldiers, we address them by their rank because they’ve earned that rank.

To officers of friendly foreign countries. Installations will display the flag daily from reveille to retreat. The colors derive from the campaign ribbon authorized for service in that particular war. courtsies

The fact that the junior extends the greeting dustoms is merely a point of etiquette-a salute extended or returned makes the same statement. The older an organization, the more soldiers, both active and retired, have had the opportunity of serving in and identifying with it and the more opportunities the organization has had to win battle honors.


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When you hear the command “At ease” in a dining facility, remain seated, silent and continue eating unless directed otherwise. However, during the French Revolution, the cap was adopted and worn as a “Cap of Liberty,” and is now a traditional symbol of liberty. The old rank of Ensign-originally an Army title, now used only in the Navy-was assigned to the regiment’s junior officer who carried the flag ensign into courtexies. A custom is an established practice.

Divisions, brigades and other organizations have a distinguishing standard that shows the shoulder-sleeve insignia.

Red, white, and blue are the colors, of course, of the national flag.

See the Army qnd in figure below. Male soldiers should remove headgear with their right hand and hold it over the left shoulder so that the courteies hand is over the heart.

Every one then hid the piece of flag in his clothing and took it with him when released from prison. Leaders willingly accept this responsibility as a privilege in itself. As his hands were occupied, he didn’t salute. If you are armed, however, do not remove your headgear. The Pledge of Allegiance is not recited in military formations or in military ceremonies.