Comment: M16

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M16

Always carried the weapon I qualified with, always observed safety, keep it pointed down range, etc.

Perhaps this is the new standard with a ceremonial or parade prop.

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

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oath_of_enlistment

There is no duration defined in the Oath