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General orders in the U.S. Marine Corps are 11 rules a sentry must follow while on duty. Recruits are expected to memorize them and be able to recite them word for word individually or all together when questioned by a d... More »

Service members in all branches of the U.S. armed forces must abide by the 11 General Orders, which are the military organizations' set of rules for all members serving as sentries. For this reason, the rules are formall... More »

There are three U.S. Army general orders: "I will guard everything within the limits of my post and quit my post only when properly relieved"; "I will obey my special orders and perform all my duties in a military manner... More »

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