Presentation on theme: "Viewgraph 2 Citizen Soldier Citizen Soldier Viewgraph 3 Soldier Responsibilities By your presence, you are showing that the proud heritage of citizen."— Presentation transcript:
Viewgraph 3 Soldier Responsibilities By your presence, you are showing that the proud heritage of citizen service continues today. Your goal, becoming a soldier, demonstrates selfless service to the nation.
Viewgraph 4 Becoming a Soldier A “rite of passage” that teaches the responsibilities of citizenship.”
Viewgraph 5 Oath of Enlistment 4 “Bear true faith and allegiance to the United States of America.” 4 “Serve and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies.” 4 “Obey the orders of the President of the United States and the Officers appointed over me.”
Viewgraph 6 Responsibilities of a Citizen 4 Participate in the democratic process. 4 Support the law. 4 Respect diversity. 4 Work for the general welfare of others.
Viewgraph 7 Responsibilities of a Soldier 4 Responsibilities of citizenship. Plus 4 Living up to your Oath of Enlistment. 4 Understanding and living the seven core values.
Viewgraph 8 The Professional Army Ethic 4 Elements of the Oath of Enlistment 4 The Seven Core Army Values
Viewgraph 9 Seven Army Core Values Loyalty Duty Respect Selfless Service Honor Integrity Personal Courage
Viewgraph 10 Character 4 “The combined moral and ethic structure of a person.” 4 “That combination of qualities that distinguishes one person from another.”
Viewgraph 11 Heritage and Traditions 4 Heritage –People, events, and ideas from the past that influence the present. 4 Traditions –Daily, visible reminders of the Army’s values, the need for units to work together, and the Army’s proud heritage.