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 Parade (military) -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Changing from At Ease to Attention and back again (or the converse,) is standard when the command of a parade is transferred (typically between the commanding officer and his Sergeant-Major,) used to make it obvious who is now in command of the formation.
This is designed to maintain the time of large parades when portions need no forward speed, but is also used as a common punishment or physical training because of its tiring nature.
If it is implicitly used (as when the marking time is used to align formations or to wait for the former rank to pass when entering Column of Route from a depth-style formation,) the (typically,) Right Marker stomps his foot to signal it to the rest of the troops.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/p/pa/parade_(military).htm   (1749 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Parade (military)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
In most stances any movement at all is disallowed, and is held to such an extent as to have soldiers fainting on parade, (although anything short of plural hours standing still in the hot sun is considered a medical disability.)
Parade Rest: a modified position of attention in which the left foot is moved to shoulder width and the hands are placed in the small of the back
Changing from At Ease to Attention and back again, or the converse, is standard when the command of a parade is transferred (typically between the commanding officer and his Sergeant-Major), since command of a formation isn't actually transferred until the new commander makes a command.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Parade-(military)   (2567 words)

  
 Products Catalog   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
We have just published a special issue of the Military Parade magazine in Spanish timed to the 1st International Naval Exhibition ExpoNaval’2005 to be held in Caracas, the capital of Venezuela.
Military Parade Ltd. offers you a new on-line edition of Russia's Arms 2001-2002, the second in a series of one-volume catalogs.
The Military Parade magazine is the most authoritative Russian edition bringing forward comprehensive and dependable information more...
www.milparade.com /catalog.php?t_sid=   (782 words)

  
 MILITARY REFERENCE MATERIALS
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The Military Education Research Library Network (MERLN) is the web presence of the military education libraries in the United States and Europe.
Jack's is a comprehensive military information site which includes extensive reference material, links, and services for active duty US personnel.
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 Army Technology - Russia Online - Russia's Arms and Technologies — Military and Security Reference Publications   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
We are the official distributors of Russia's Arms and Technologies XXI Century Encyclopedia, Military Parade and more.
Produced by the Military Topographic Agency of the Russian General Staff, these military topographic maps are considered to be among the best maps in the world.
Military Parade is the leading English-language publication about the current Russian military.
www.army-technology.com /contractors/publications/russia-online   (558 words)

  
 Deck M9:  Foreign military section
Military Parade is the glossy trade publication of the Russian state arms export authority.
Basically an arms catalog aimed at the export market, Military Parade contains a lot of good information on Russian weapons systems currently in development, along with the occasional historical article.
If one bears firmly in mind that the information contained herein is essentially marketing material from the manufacturers, this is an absolutely fantastic resource for the Russian military observer.
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 definition of military   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Of or pertaining to soldiers, to arms, or to war; belonging to, engaged in, or appropriate to, the affairs of war; as, a military parade; military discipline; military bravery; military conduct; military renown.
Performed or made by soldiers; as, a military election; a military expedition.
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