What is a military wedding. The best military weddings are the ones that are best prepared said stuttgart germany based army chaplain nathan kline. Either way she may hold a bridal bouquet. Military bases have chapels for various religions and it is free to book the officiant though they do recommend a donation. An officer or enlisted personnel in the bridal party wear uniforms in accordance with the formality of the wedding and seasonal uniform regulations.
Although all weddings are beautiful none surpass the glory beauty and tradition of a military wedding. Just like civilian wedding venues military chapels book up quickly oftentimes up to a year in advance. For commissioned officers evening dress uniform is the same as civilian white tie and tails. Military weddings generally take place at military chapels or on academy grounds such as the army navy or air force.
If the bride is not in the military she is then ceremonially tapped on the behind with a saber as a way of welcoming her into her partners military family and then the couple is allowed to pass. Your wedding day is a special day that should involve your family.