Comment: As a Veteran...

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As a Veteran...

United States Code, 36 U.S.C. § 301, states that during a rendition of the national anthem, when the flag is displayed, all present except those in uniform should stand at attention facing the flag with the right hand over the heart; Members of the Armed Forces and veterans who are present and not in uniform may render the military salute.

You are never asked to renounce your Oath upon separation from military service.

I do not stand and place my hand over my heart, I render a military salute, with Boonie hat on at air shows or sporting events, (Firecracker 400).

"I, __________, do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign and domestic."

There is no duration defined in the Oath