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Military Time
 
Phonetic Alphabet
 
The US Army uses a 24 hour clock.

What we might call 1:00 p.m.,the military would say, "thirteen hundred hours."

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This alphabet is used throughout the military for clarification of letters in vocal communication.

0100 HOURS = 1:00 A.M.
0200 HOURS = 2:00 A.M.
0300 HOURS = 3:00 A.M.
0400 HOURS = 4:00 A.M.
0500 HOURS = 5:00 A.M.
0600 HOURS = 6:00 A.M.
0700 HOURS = 7:00 A.M.
0800 HOURS = 8:00 A.M.
0900 HOURS = 9:00 A.M.
1000 HOURS = 10:00 A.M.
1100 HOURS = 11:00 A.M.
1200 HOURS = 12:00 NOON
1300 HOURS = 1:00 P.M.
1400 HOURS = 2:00 P.M.
1500 HOURS = 3:00 P.M.
1600 HOURS = 4:00 P.M.
1700 HOURS = 5:00 P.M.
1800 HOURS = 6:00 P.M.
1900 HOURS = 7:00 P.M.
2000 HOURS = 8:00 P.M.
2100 HOURS = 9:00 P.M.
2200 HOURS = 10:00 P.M.
2300 HOURS = 11:00 P.M.
2400 HOURS = 12:00 MIDNIGHT

 

A ALPHA
B BRAVO
C CHARLIE
D DELTA
E ECHO
F FOXTROT
G GOLF
H HOTEL
I INDIA
J JULIET
K KILO
L LIMA
M MIKE
N NOVEMBER
O OSCAR
P PAPA
Q QUEBEC
R ROMEO
S SIERRA
T TANGO
U UNIFORM
V VICTOR
W WHISKEY
X X-RAY
Y YANKEE
Z ZULA

         
 

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