Be Careful of the Ka-BOOM!
When General Merl McPeek took over command as Cinc Pac for Asia and the Pacific, he instatuted a policy that all officers under his command would be armed. So all the officers were issued firearms and were required to wear them when on duty. One Major, an Air Force Judge Advocate whom I knew, was horsing around with his weapon and it discharged right there in the legal office at Hickam. I suppose that was the end of that Major's career.