Flashcards in ADP and ADRP 1 Deck (217)
When was the American Continental Army created?
14 June 1775
How many Campaign and Battle Streamers does the Army Flag have?
Sergeant Major, there are over 180 Campaign and Battle Streamers on the Army Flag
What does the Uniform of the Army represent for Soldiers?
Sergeant Major, for Soldiers it means that they have become part of something far bigger than themselves, a chance to serve their Country and to Change the World. It also means danger, long separations, grinding fatigue, and stress.
What does the uniform of the Army represent for Families?
Sergeant Major it is a source of both Pride and Anxiety, knowing the sacrifices ahead
What does the uniform of the Army represent for Veterans?
Sergeant Major it represents one of the most important periods of their lives, pride in awards and decorations, and sometimes intense emotional and physical distress
What does the uniform of the Army represent for the American Civilians?
Sergeant Major, it represents that Soldiers represent Patriotism and Selfless Service, men and women in whom the Nation takes collective pride
What is the Land Domain?
Sergeant Major Land Domain is the most complex of all Combat Domains and also where most countries are capable of having a defense as some are unable to afford Navies, Air Forces and other forms of defense.
What is Unified Land Operations?
Sergeant Major, Land Operations is the synchronization of our efforts between Joint Services, other government agencies, other partner Nations and other Military Forces from other partner nations
What is the main goal of Unified Land Operations?
Sergeant Major, the goal of Unified Land Operations is to combine Offensive tasks, Defensive tasks, Stability tasks, and Defense Support of Civil authorities (DSCA) in coordination with Joint Services, other Government Agencies, other partner nations, and other Military Forces from partner nations.
The Army’s Vision captures the Three Strategic Roles of the Army what are they?
Sergeant Major, the Army's vision captures Prevent, Shape and Win as the three strategic roles
What is meant by the Army’s role to Prevent?
Sergeant Major, The Army's role to prevent means that countries believe that our Force is Credible, Unbeatable, Rapidly Deployable, Highly Trained, Well Equipped and Always Ready to assist our Allies and protect the U.S. interests
What is meant by the Army’s role to Shape?
Sergeant Major, The Army’s role to Shape is to assist other nations to shape their own training and their military strength to be able to defend themselves
What is meant by the Army’s role to Win?
Sergeant Major, the Army's role to win means, we must be able to Attack and Defend successfully against Enemy ground forces.
What U.S. Code governs the Army?
Sergeant Major, United States Code Title 10 governs the Army
What Department of Defense Directive governs the Army?
Sergeant Major, Department of Defense Directive 5100.01 governs the Army
What gives the President the Authority as the Commander and Chief?
Sergeant Major, The U.S. Constitution gives the President Authority as the Commander and Chief
Who determines the size and organization of the Army?
Sergeant Major, The United States Congress determines the size and organization of the Army
Where does Congress get the Authority to determine the size and organization of the Army?
Sergeant Major, The Constitution gives Congress the authority to determine the size and organization of the Army
Where does the Army get it’s Mission from?
Title 10 United States Code and Department of Defense Directive 5100.01
What is the Army’s Mission?
Sergeant Major, the Army's mission is to Fight and win the Nation’s Wars through prompt and sustained Land Combat, as part of the Joint Force
How does the Army Accomplish it’s Mission?
Sergeant Major, the Army accomplishes its mission by Organizing, Equipping, and Training Army forces for prompt and sustained Combat incident to operations on land; Integrating our capabilities with those of the other Armed Services; Accomplishing all missions assigned by the President, Secretary of Defense, and Combatant Commanders; Remaining ready while preparing for the future
What is the “Dual Nature” of the Army?
Sergeant Major, the dual nature of the Army is to have a a Military Department and be part of a Military Profession
What are the 5 Essential Characteristics of our Profession?
Segeant Major, the five essential characteristics of our profession are:
2. Honorable Service
4. Stewardship of the Profession
5. Esprit De Corps
What 5 things does the Army's ability to fulfill its strategic role and discharge its responsibilities to the Nation depends on?
Sergeant Major, the five things the Army's does to fulfill its strategic role and discharge its responsibilities to the nation depends on:
1. Trust between Soldiers.
2.Trust between Soldiers and Leaders.
3. Trust between Soldiers and Army Civilians.
4. Trust among Soldiers, their Families, and the Army.
5. Trust between the Army and the American people.
What is the Army Ethic?
Sergeant Major, Army ethic is the heart of the Army and the inspiration for our shared professional identity.
What is the Motto of the Army’s Seal?
Sergeant Major, the Motto of the Army as it appears on the seal is “This We’ll Defend”
What does Ethics provide to the Army Profession?
Sergeant Major, ethics provides the moral basis for why our Army exists
Where does our Army get its Ethics heritage?
Sergeant Major, the Army gets its ethics heritage from philosophical heritage, theological and cultural traditions, and the historical legacy that frame our Nation
What are the American values and universal rights and where do they originate?
Sergeant Major, the American Values and universal rights are “Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness,” and come the U.S. Constitution