Attribute is an important part for military instantiation. It’s because attribute is an identity for them. From Military attribute can clarify and reinforce the military presecense as one of important part compose formation of Unitary State Republic of Indonesia. Now the military attribute is not only used by militery members, but has been used by members of civil society on their motor vehicle also. This research used qualitative method with used Alfred Schutz’s phenomenological approach, which focused on effort understanding because motive and in-order to motive concept. The data were collected through in-depth interview, observation, and supporting documents. The focus of this research study is finding cause and purpose the use of military attribute by members of civil society. The used of military attribute’s caused by individual kinship relationships and friendships with military members, environmental factors and prestige value of that military attribute itself to the individual. While the purpose of the used of military by members of civil society is for self defense. Defense in question is defense from acts of police ticketed although defense of street crime, such as theft, mugging and robber. Beside that is for making new identity by military attribute.
Keywords: Military attribute, civil, because motive and in-order to motive.