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
Nov 8, 2011 ... ... in a similar way to the modern salute. Unfortunately for this neat idea, the
modern form of salute is not recorded before the early 18th century.
Mar 27, 2015 ... How to acknowledge and respect the curious legacy of the salute.
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 ...
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 ...
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respect and, in early American history, sometimes involved removing the hat.
Salute symbolizes recognition, respect. By: Staff Sgt. Carissa Lee Military history
is rich in traditions that stem from many different cultures and ...
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.
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 ...
Oct 23, 2015 ... Here are the saluting customs of the U.S. Military Forces today. ... respect and, in
early American history, sometimes involved removing the hat.