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 » Government & Politics Military

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 » Government & Politics Military

The U.S. Army has many ranks, from private to four-star general, but they generally fall into three categories: enlisted ranks, officers and warrant officers. Each group is divided into pay grades that run from 1 to 4, 9... More » Government & Politics Military

Some famous U.S. Army photographs include “The Magnificent Eleven,” a series of photos by Robert Capa depicting the U.S. invasion of Omaha Beach. Another famous photo of the Army is an untitled photograph taken by Marc R... More » Government & Politics Military

U.S. Army serial numbers, also known as service numbers, were issued to all members of the U.S. Army from 1918 to 1969. Each number uniquely identified an individual service member. More » Government & Politics Military

As of 2014, the Army clothing allowance covers the initial uniform for newly enlisted personnel, replacement pieces for uniform items that wear out and special uniform items required for unusual duties. The initial cloth... More » Government & Politics Military

U.S. Army military bases located in the United States include Fort Benning, Georgia; Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Fort Dix, New Jersey; Fort Knox, Kentucky and Fort Sam Houston, Texas, as of October 2015. The U.S. Army also... More »