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Glossary of Navy Knowledge

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What are the Leadership Traits?
Justice
Judgement
Dependability
Integrity
Decisiveness
Tact
Initiative
Endurance
Bearing
Unselfishness
Courage
Knowledge
Loyalty
Enthusiasm
Which two Leadership Traits are important to you and why?
Courage - the ability to stand up for what is right even in the face of adversity
Endurance - to constantly be strong and active in order to know your Marines and look out for their welfare
Name three Leadership Principles.
Set the example.
Train your Marines as a team.
Keep your Marines informed.
Which Leadership Principle is most important to you and why?
I think it is important to train your Marines as a team in order to build good teamwork and camaraderie to accomplish the task.
What is the 1st general order of the sentry?
To take charge of this post and all government property in view.
2nd?
To walk my post in a military manner, keeping always on the alert, and observing everything that takes place within sight or hearing.
3rd?
To report all violations of orders that I am instructed to inforce.
4th?
To repeat all calls from posts more distant from the guardhouse than my own.
5th?
To quit my post only when properly relieved
6th?
To receive, obey, and pass on to the sentry who relieves me, all orders from the Commanding Officer, officer of the day, and all officers and noncommissioned officers of the guard only.
7th?
To talk to no one except in the line of duty
8th?
To give the alarm in case of fire or disorder
9th?
To call the corporal of the guard in any case not covered by instructions
10th?
To salute all officers, colors, and standards not cased
11th?
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
What is the birthday of the Marine Corps?
10 Nov 1775
Where is the birthplace of the Marine Corps?
Tun Tavern, philadelphia, PA
first commandant of the marine corps?
Captain Samuel Nicholas
grand old man of the marine corps?
archibald henderson
meaning of the blood stripe?
in memory of those who died in chapultapec
meaning of the ega?
eagle - national defense
globe - worldwide service
anchor - maritime tradition
mascot of the marine corps?
english bulldog
marine corps motto/meaning?
semper fidelis/always faithful
Only two marines to receive two medals of honor?
dan daly and smedley butler
only marine to receive 5 navy crosses?
chesty puller
origin of the name devil dog?
derived from the germans in wwI at belleau wood

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