Marine Corp General Orders

  1. 1st General Order
    To take charge of this post and all government property in view.
  2. 2nd 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.
  3. 3rd General Order
    To report all violations of orders I am instructed to enforce.
  4. 4th General Order
    To repeat all calls from posts more distant from the guardhouse than my own.
  5. 5th General Order
    To quit my post only when properly relieved.
  6. 6th 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.
  7. 7th General Order
    To talk to no one except in the line of duty.
  8. 8th General Order
    To give the alarm in case of fire or disorder.
  9. 9th General Order
    To call the corporal of the guard in any case not covered by the instructions.
  10. 10th General Order
    To salute all officers and all colors and standards not cased.
  11. 11th 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.
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Marine Corp General Orders
General Orders