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A salute is a gesture or other action used to display respect. Salutes are primarily associated ...... The Roman Salute: Cinema, History, Ideology. Columbus: Ohio ...

Origin of the Hand Salute - US Army Quartermaster Museum


No one knows the precise origin of today's hand salute. From earliest times and in many distant armies throughout history, the right hand (or "weapon hand") has  ...

The curious history of the salute | National Post


Mar 27, 2015 ... How to acknowledge and respect the curious legacy of the salute.

Military Salute - Marine Corps University


USMC History Division ... A unique aspect of military courtesy is the salute. ... The origins of saluting, like so many military customs and traditions, is shrouded in ...

U.S. Military Salute - Origins and Use - The Balance


Here are the saluting customs of the U.S. Military Forces today. ... a way of showing respect and, in early American history, sometimes involved removing the hat.

The Hand Salute (ArmyStudyGuide.com)


ArmyStudyGuide.com provide extensive information about The Hand Salute ... respect and, in early American history, sometimes involved removing the hat.

The Salute - Australian Army


Aug 27, 2014 ... Saluting is a military custom by which a soldier signals ... Our history ... the International Stabilisation Force in East Timor salutes during the.

The Military Salute | Military Salute Project


Salute symbolizes recognition, respect. By: Staff Sgt. Carissa Lee Military history is rich in traditions that stem from many different cultures and ...

I Salute You – The History of Saluting | Stephen Liddell


Jan 10, 2015 ... Saluting is primarily but not exclusively a military sign of respect with a very long history. This week it hit the news that some senior officers have ...

The peculiar history of the Pledge of Allegiance - CNN.com


Dec 23, 2013 ... After the Pledge of Allegiance was written, a stiff-armed salute was ... Richard J. Ellis, in his book "To the Flag: The Unlikely History of the ...

Bellamy salute
The Bellamy salute is the salute described by Francis Bellamy (1855–1931), Christian socialist minister and author, to accompany the American Pledge of ... More »
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What are the origins of saluting? | History Extra


Nov 8, 2011 ... The salute probably developed in response to a change in military headgear. After metal helmets fell out of favour, soldiers wore hats similar to ...

History of the Military Salute | Armed Forces History Museum


Jun 29, 2012 ... No definitive beginning can be traced to the history of the military salute. Most sources speculate the roots to this time honored tradition date as ...

Who, What, Why: Why does the military insist on saluting? - BBC News


Jan 5, 2015 ... The UK's Ministry of Defence has issued a reminder to young officers to salute their superiors. But when did this form of greeting originate and ...