Thanks for that, wasn't aware there was a book on it! But yes, 1980 is a tad dated, and with all of the cultural changes.... I'd rather give accurate information that is still relevant, as it's more interesting than dated stuff that is no longer practiced.
So of course I don't mean hazing rituals or traditions, just some of the other military traditions that are out there. Some examples:
Christmas mess dinner and the swapping of tunics of the youngest member and the senior ranking officer
Ringing of the bell in the mess
Challenge of the coin...
I'm in the process of creating a pool of trivia questions for our unit (primarily civilian) to educate them on some of the military traditions. I have a few off the top of my head (Christmas dinner with the youngest rank wearing the highest rank tunic, skylarks, ringing of the bell in...
I did post this in the Communications and Electronics forum as well, but haven't had an answer yet if I can have it in two spots due to the type of thread it is.
SARNOCC is seeking a Class A reservist, Cpl. Details can be found here...
I've emailed the folks from the website, no answer yet, definitely need a copy by Friday for when I'm gone on TD to do a PER. Can anyone provide me with the password? I know this is an older thread, but it would be great if someone could help me out!
Then perhaps it should be labelled: Pilots Spouses, not AF Spouses..... From the name "AF Spouses" it is topic referring to any AF spouses, not just pilot's..... It's like they teach on course, make a topic subject pertainable to the content.