Re: Award knots and the medals they represent
Cheryl Singhal (csinghal@CAPACCESS.ORG)
Tue, 25 Feb 1997 13:20:32 -0500
On Tue, 25 Feb 1997, Russ Jones wrote:
> At 12:09 AM 2/25/97 -0500, Bruce Cobern wrote:
> >However, as you note, it does say "generally" which clearly indicates that
> >there are or could be exceptions. I would contend that since adults are
> only >supposed to wear the actual medals at "formal" occasions, which tend
> Since there is never any occasion where adults are "supposed" (i.e.,
> required) to wear the actual medals (wearing them on formal occasions being
> merely a permissible option), I would contend that it is poor form to wear
> both the medals and the knots at any time, and especially on such formal
> occasions when one should perhaps be more conscientious than usual about
> wearing the uniform correctly.
May I suggest that the way around this is to omit the knots?
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City