US Navy - 11 General Orders of a Sentry

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Section 1

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Recite General Order #1.To take charge of this post an all government property in view.
Recite General Order #2.To walk my post in a military manner, keeping always on the alert and observing everything that takes place within sight or hearing.
Recite General Order #3.To report all violations of the orders I am instructed to enforce.
Recite General Order #4.To repeat all calls from post more distant from the guardhouse or the quarter-deck than my own.
Recite General Order #5.To quit my post only when properly relieved
Recite General Order #6.To receive, obey, and pass on to the sentry who relieves me all orders from the Commanding Officer, Command Duty Officer, Officer of the Deck, and Officers and Petty Officers of the watch only.
Recite General Order #7.To talk to no one except in the line of duty.
Recite General Order #8.To give the alarm in case of fire or disorder.
Recite General Order #9.To call the Officer of the Deck in any case not covered by instructions.
Recite General Order #10.To salute all officers and all colors and standards not cased.
Recite General Order #11.To be especially watchful at night, and during the time for challenging, to challenge all persons on or near my post, and allow no one to pass without proper authority.