Corpsman Assignment 1: Heritage of the Hospital Corpsman

Question 1 of 13

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Which of the following is the key to service with distinction?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Honor and Courage

  • Customer Service

  • Professional Ethics

  • Stellar performance

Question 2 of 13

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The importance of having medical care on board naval vessels was reinforced on ____.

Select one or more of the following:

  • June 16, 1776

  • March 2, 1799

  • October 13, 1975

  • November 13, 1984

Question 3 of 13

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The area called the sick bay today was originally referred to as what?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Cockpit

  • Sickcall

  • MTF

  • Ward

Question 4 of 13

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The first member of the Hospital Corps to be awarded the Medal of Honor was?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Hospital Apprentice Eugene Soucy

  • Hospital Apprentice Robert Stanley

  • Loblolly Boy Russ

  • Pharmacist Mate Carl C. Moore

Question 5 of 13

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The foundation for the current system of rank structure came in what year?

Select one or more of the following:

  • 1924

  • 1935

  • 1920

  • 1916

Question 6 of 13

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The first Hospital Corps School for Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service was commissioned where?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Hospital Corps School, Great Lakes, IL

  • U. S. Naval Hospital Pensacola, FL

  • National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD

  • U. S. Naval Hospital , San Diego, CA

Question 7 of 13

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The Honorable James Forrestal was serving in what position when he publically thanked the Hospital Corps for its service and contributions during World War II?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Secretary of Defense

  • Secretary of War

  • Secretary of the Navy

  • Secretary of State

Question 8 of 13

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What was the original rating insignia of the Hospital Corps?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Caduceus

  • Red Cross

  • Gold Oak Leaf

  • Blue Cross

Question 9 of 13

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Shock Trauma Platoons (STP) were first deployed during the Afghanistan phase of the War on Terror.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 10 of 13

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Soft Power was first articulated as a possible military policy in 1911 by President Theodore Roosevelt.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 11 of 13

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The Dental Technician rating was established ___________.

Select one or more of the following:

  • 12 January 1944

  • 02 April 1948

  • 07 December 1941

  • 12 December 1947

Question 12 of 13

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Most of the Navy’s medical enlisted training will be relocated to ________ along with the Army and Air Force as of 2011.

Select one or more of the following:

  • Wichita Falls, TX

  • San Diego, CA

  • San Antonio, TX

  • Ft. Bragg, NC

Question 13 of 13

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What percentage of all Department of the Navy Medals of Honor has been earned by Hospital Corpsmen?

Select one or more of the following:

  • 50%

  • 20%

  • 40%

  • 65%

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Corpsman Assignment 1: Heritage of the Hospital Corpsman

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