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"Meaning of the Octagon-shaped Marine Hat

"The eight commandments including the Five Gold •••nes of Hwarang
• Stay loyal to your nation
• Show filial piety to your parents
• Believe in your friends
• Do not retreat during combat
• Kill no living creature in vain
• Discard your greed
• Refrain from seeking pleasure
• Refrain from being ostentatious"

"The eight Objectives of Marines
• Safeguarding national peace and independence
• Maintaing strict military discipline
• Devote yourself to the Country with Sacrifice
• Family-like integration
• Courage in combat
• Self-esteem and establishment of proud tradition
• Unbending fighting spirit
• Securing victory with resolute will"

183d RTI instructors supervise rappelling orientation for ChalleNGe candidates
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Instructors from the Virginia National Guard’s Blackstone-based 183d Regiment, Regional Training Institute supervise rappelling orientation for Virginia Commonwealth ChalleNGe candidates Jan. 20 at Fort A.P. Hill. ChalleNGe candidates must complete the two-week "Hard Core" phase at Fort A.P. Hill to become cadets in the Virginia Beach-based program. The Virginia Commonwealth ChalleNGe Program is a 22-week residential program that is structured in a military-style environment to promote academics, attention to detail, time management and leadership, while promoting self esteem, confidence and pride. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew H. Owen, Virginia Guard Public Affairs)

183d RTI instructors supervise rappelling orientation for ChalleNGe candidates
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Image by Virginia Guard Public Affairs
Instructors from the Virginia National Guard’s Blackstone-based 183d Regiment, Regional Training Institute supervise rappelling orientation for Virginia Commonwealth ChalleNGe candidates Jan. 20 at Fort A.P. Hill. ChalleNGe candidates must complete the two-week "Hard Core" phase at Fort A.P. Hill to become cadets in the Virginia Beach-based program. The Virginia Commonwealth ChalleNGe Program is a 22-week residential program that is structured in a military-style environment to promote academics, attention to detail, time management and leadership, while promoting self esteem, confidence and pride. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Andrew H. Owen, Virginia Guard Public Affairs)