Quit my post only when properly relieved.
(1) If a sentry requires relief because of sickness or other reason, the sentry calls, “Corporal of the Guard. Post Number___, relief.”
(2) When so ordered, a sentry on the last relief of a post leaves at the proper time, returns to the guardhouse, and reports to the COG.
(3) Sentries are relieved according to the procedures described in chapter 5 of this Order.
(4) A sentry may leave the prescribed limits of a fixed or patrol post to protect government property in view or to apprehend an offender, only if these duties cannot be accomplished within the prescribed limits of the sentry’s post.
A sentry must inform the COG before leaving post under ANY circumstances, EVEN IF immediate action is essential.
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