Loyalty - Protection - Service

Preamble to the Constitution of the Fleet Reserve Association

With reverence for God and country, and being ever
mindful of the glorious traditions of the
United States Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard;

Our duty to uphold and defend the Constitution of
the United States of America;

Our responsibility to aid in maintaining adequate
defense for our beloved country;

Our desire to assist in obtaining the best type of
personnel for our Sea Services;

Our interest in the welfare of those who served and are now serving;

Our devotion to our shipmates in good fortune or distress;

Our reverence for the memory of our departed shipmates;

We associate ourselves together and dec1are this to
be the Preamble to the Constitution of the Fleet Reserve Association.