Army Study Guide Flashcards
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- 1 .
- Which DA PAM covers the Geneva Convention?
- 2 .
- What documents must POWs be allowed to keep upon capture?
- 3 .
- What publication governs the rights and obligations for POWs under the Geneva Convention?
- 4 .
- How many nations were initially represented at the first drafting of the Geneva Convention?
- 5 .
- There are four (4) international agreements that were written at the same time dealing with the treatment of POWs. What are they known as?
- 6 .
- True or False. The United States was the country where the Geneva Convention was written.
- 7 .
- When did the Geneva Convention come into force for the United States?
- 8 .
- What is the maximum non-judicial punishment that may be imposed upon a POW for minor offenses?
- 9 .
- If no POW of commissioned officer rank is present in a prisoner group, how often and by what means do prisoners choose their spokesman or representative?
- 10 .
- How many articles govern the Geneva Convention in relation to the treatment of POWs?
- 11 .
- Name three (3) types of work that junior enlisted prisoners may be forced to perform as described in the Geneva Convention.
- 12 .
- If captured, who are the only personnel that are not considered POWs?
- 13 .
- What is a capture card and what is it used for?
- 14 .
- On what date, along with three (3) other international agreements were the Geneva Convention written?
- 15 .
- As a POW, what is the only information you are required to give?
- 16 .
- As POWs, what types of work may noncommissioned officers be required to perform?
- 17 .
- What does the Geneva Convention recognize as the main duty of a POW?
- 18 .
- What disciplinary action will be enforced if a member of the U.S. Armed Forces deliberately violates the Geneva Convention?
- 19 .
- In 1785, a treaty was drafted with the Kingdom of Prussia and is considered the first agreement concerning wartime. Who was it drafted by and for what reason?
- 20 .
- Under the Geneva Convention, who is the only one that may determine whether a person is entitled to be a POW or not?
- 21 .
- True or False. POWs are required to salute the enemy camp commander if he is not an officer.