The code of conduct for a West Point Alumni is as follows: A cadet will not lie, cheat or steal nor tolerate those that do.
The spirit of the Corp is Duty, Honor, Country as echoed by General Douglas McArthur in his speech to the Corp.
Instilled in the soldier are the following values that can be traced to the Knights Templar.
Be without rear in the face of your enemies.
Stand Brave and Upright.
Speak the truth always even if it means your death.
Protect the helpless and do no wrong.
Need I say more that sets the American soldier and the American people apart from those that want to impose their will and enslave their fellow man.
God is Love and Strength.