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USMC Rankings, Knowledge, Traits, General Orders
What are the 14 Leadership Traits?
: J.J. DID TIE BUCKLE
Judgement Justice Decisiveness Initiative Dependability Tact Integrity Endurance Bearing Unselfishness Courage Knowledge Loyalty Enthusiasm
Name enlisted rankings.
1-Private 2-Private First Class
3-Lance Corporal 4-Corporal
5-Sergeant 6-Staff Sergeant
7-Gunnery Sergeant 8-Master Sergeant
8-First Sergeant 9- Master Gunnery Sergeant
9-Sergeant Major 9-Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps
Name officer rankings.
1-Second Lieutenant 2-First Lieutenant
5-Lieutenant Colonel 6-Colonel
7-Brigadier General 8-Major General
9-Lieutenant General 10-General
Name Insignia- E-1
Private, no insignia
Name Insignia- E-2
Private First Class, one strip
Name Insignia- E-3
Lance Corporal, one top strip, crossed rifles center
Name Insignia- E-4
Corporal, two top stripes, crossed rifles center
Name Insignia- E-5
Sergeant, three top stripes, crossed rifles center
Name Insignia- E-6
Staff Sergeant, three top stripes, one strip bottom, crossed rifle center
Name Insignia- E-7
Gunnery Sergeant, three top stripes, two bottom stripes, crossed rifles center
Name Insignia- E-8
Master Sergeant- three top stripes, three bottom stripes, crossed rifles center
First Sergeant- three top stripes, three bottom stripes, diamond center
Name Insignia- E-9
Master Gunnery Sergeant- three top stripes, four bottom stripes, bursting bomb center
Sergeant Major- three top stripes, four bottom stripes, five pointed star center
Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps- three top stripes, four bottom stripes, eagle globe n anchor flanked by two 5 pointed stars center
Name Insignia- O-1
Second Lieutenant- single gold bar
Name Insignia- O-2
First Lieutenant- single silver bar
Name Insignia- O-3
Captain- silver double bar
Name Insignia- O-4
Major- gold oak leaf
Name Insignia- O-5
Lieutenant Colonel- silver oak leaf
Name Insignia- O-6
Colonel- silver eagle
Name Insignia- O-7
Brigadier General- single silver star
Name Insignia- O-8
Major General- two silver stars
Name Insignia- O-9
Lieutenant General- three silver stars
Name Insignia- O-10
General- four silver stars
What are the Marine Corps core values?
Honor. Courage. Commitment.
When is the Marine Corps birthday?
10 November 1775
What is the FIRST general order?
To take charge of this post and all government property in view.
What is the SECOND general order?
To walk my post in a military manner, keeping always on the alert and observing everything that takes place within sight or hearing.
What is the THIRD general order?
To report all violations of orders I am instructed to enforce.
What is the FOURTH general order?
To repeat all calls from posts more distant from the guardhouse than my own.
What is the FIFTH general order?
To quit my post only when properly relieved.
What is the SIXTH general order?
To receive, obey and pass on to the sentry who relieves me, all orders from the Commanding Officer, Officer of the Day, and officers and noncommissioned officers of the guard only.
What is the SEVENTH general order?
To talk to no one execpt in the line of duty.
What is the EIGHTH general order?
To give the alarm in case of fire or disorder.
What is the NINTH general order?
To call the corporal of the guard in any case not covered by instructions.
What is the TENTH general order?
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.