Troop 101 Honor Guard Information and Application
2016 brings a new addition to the Troop 101 Boy Scouts of Morganville, NJ. with the inception of our new Honor Guard Unit. The Honor Guard Unit is a group of specially selected full field uniformed Boy Scouts. They represent Scouting at various functions in which we are asked to participate and wear a special insignia recognizing them as a group of unique – but not elite – Scouts.
Requirements for the Honor Guard Unit
- Active participation in the Troop
- Full field uniform
- Loyalty to the Council, Troop, and fellow Scouts
- Dedication to the Scouting program
Commitment to the Honor Guard Unit
- I will serve at least three Honor Guard functions per year.
- I will wear a full Scout field uniform at all functions.
- I will present myself as a fitting representative of Troop 101.
- I will always be early for the event for which I am responsible.
- I will help in any way I can at the event.
- I will be a friend to my fellow Scouts.
- I will know the importance of the commitment to the events.
- I will meet as needed with the members of the Honor Guard Unit.
Honor Guard Pledge
Always Make Myself an Example; I am a Representative of Scouting and the BSA Wherever I Go.
Since the Honor Guard Unit is made up of Boy Scouts they are required to be familiar with the Scout Oath and Law.
- Flag Folding
- Proper grooming / uniform dress code
- Memorial Day
- Veterans Day
- Township Meetings
- Marlboro Day
- 911 Memorials
- Outside Special Events/ Requests
- Blue Claws Games
- Marlboro Baseball Games
- Harlem Globetrotter Games
- Opening ceremonies for General Meetings, Court of Honor, Camping Events
How to Apply
- Informal introduction //application
- verbally ask if scouts are interested in being part of the unit
- initial questionnaire
- Hold a Unit uniform inspection
- Fill out Application
- After we select our team, scouts will be:
- they will be called in
- asked to represent Scouting and your unit at functions during the year
Click on the patch below to complete an Honor Guard Application