Honor Guard



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.


  • Formations
  • Marching
  • Flag Folding
  • Proper grooming / uniform dress code
  • Events
    • 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
  • Uniforms

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
    • interviewed
    • asked to represent Scouting and your unit at functions during the year

Click on the patch below to complete an Honor Guard Application