Military Customs And Cortisies Essay

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Military customs and Cortisies is a must im the United States Army. Without Military customs and cortisies the army would be wild and out of control. It is very easy to abide by ,military customs and cortisies. When you do not follow the customs and cortisies you can be punished under UCMJ action which falls under the Articles in the army. For my violation I fell under Article 91. and could have lead to lesser charges, in which I would be sentenced thru UCMJ which is the uniformed code of military justice. What I am going to talk about is Article 91 in which I violated by disrespect to a NCO. Article 91 is as follows insubordinate conduct toward warrant officer, NCO or Petty Officer. Any warrant officer or enlisted member who strikes or assaults a warrant officer, noncommissioned officer, or petty officer, while that officer is in the execution of…show more content…
This article does not protect an acting noncommissioned officer or acting petty officer, nor does it protect military police or members of the shore patrol who are not warrant, noncommissioned, or petty officers. Knowledge. All of the offenses prohibited by Article 91 require that the accused have actual knowledge that the victim was a warrant, noncommissioned, or petty officer. Actual knowledge may be proved by circumstantial evidence. I could have also been charged for lesser charges had things would have escalated worse off. The lesser charges fall under different Articles and they are as follows Lesser included offenses. Striking or assaulting warrant, noncommissioned, or petty officer in the execution of office. Article 128—assault; assault consummated by a battery; assault with a dangerous weapon Article 128 assault upon warrant, non commissioned, or petty officer not in the execution of office Article 80—attempts Disobeying a warrant, non commissioned,

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