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YOUNG MARINES
OF
FORT WAYNE INDIANA

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...founded to promote the mental, moral and
physical development of young Americans.






SERGEANT STUDY GUIDE

1. Map reading: (Explain the following)

  • Colors of swamps, schools, cut & fills

  • Grid and magnetic north

  • Reading grid coordinates

  • Views

  • Measurement

  • Scales

2. Compass reading:(Explain the following)

  • Bezel ring degrees

  • Azimuth

  • Directions

  • Back Azimuth

3. Guard Duty (Describe duties of the following):

  • Officer of the Day

  • Corporal of the Guard

  • Supernumerary

  • Sergeant of the Guard

  • Commanding Officer

4. Drill: (Explain the following terms)

  • Preparatory command

  • Present arms

  • Route step

  • Half step

  • Forearm angle at salute

  • Execution command

  • Dress right dress

  • Backstep

  • Purpose of drill

  • Form for PT

5. History & Tradition: (Explain the significance in USMC history of the following)

  • Japanese surrender

  • Chesty Puller

  • Father of USMC aviation

  • USMC Motto

  • Teuffel Hunde

  • Korean War

  • Revolutionary War

  • Gen. Lejeune

  • John Gamble

  • Belleau Wood

  • Current USMC Commandant

6. General: (Explain the following)

  • Key elements of a training outline

Rules and regulations taken from The Young Marines Guidebook