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Casing of the Colors

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The Casing of the Colors is a traditional ceremony held by United States Army commands, brigades and regiments as well as United States Marine Corps units. [1]

8 relations: Change of command, Command (military formation), Military tradition, Standard-bearer, Trooping the Colour, United States Army, United States Army Center of Military History, United States Marine Corps.

Change of command

A change of command is a military tradition that represents a formal transfer of authority and responsibility for a unit from one commanding or flag officer to another.

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Command (military formation)

A command in military terminology is an organisational unit for which a military commander is responsible.

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Military tradition

Military tradition is the practices associated with the military or soldiers such as the styles of military uniform, drill, or the music of a military unit.

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Standard-bearer

A standard-bearer is a person (soldier or civilian) who bears an emblem called or standard, i.e. either a type of flag or an inflexible but mobile image, which is used (and often honoured) as a formal, visual symbol of a state, prince, military unit, etc.

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Trooping the Colour

Trooping the Colour is a ceremony performed by regiments of the British and Commonwealth armies.

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United States Army

The United States Army (USA) is the land warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces.

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United States Army Center of Military History

The United States Army Center of Military History (CMH) is a directorate within the Office of the Administrative Assistant to the Secretary of the Army.

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United States Marine Corps

The United States Marine Corps (USMC), also referred to as the United States Marines, is a branch of the United States Armed Forces responsible for conducting amphibious operations with the United States Navy.

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Redirects here:

Color casing ceremony.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Casing_of_the_Colors

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