A photo composite of recruitment posters from World War I and World War II.
History
Here Are The Women Who First Joined Each Branch Of The Military
Women have sworn oaths of military service for more than two centuries. Here are the first to do so for each branch.
Lt. Col. Jonathan Austin, commander, 331st  Recruiting Squadron, delivers the oath of enlistment to new Air Force recruits during the grand opening of a new recruiting facility in Prattville, Ala., May 13, 2015.
Joining the Military
5 Questions To Ask A Military Recruiter Before You Enlist
Before you sign on the dotted line, here are a few questions you might throw your recruiter’s way.
U.S. Navy Adm. William McRaven, commander of the U.S. Special Operations Command, answers a question during an all-call at the Commando Hangar on Hurlburt Field, Fla., Jan. 31, 2012.
Leadership
21 Secrets Of Success I Learned From Working With The Military’s Best Generals
A former military aide-de-camp shares the 21 habits his bosses exhibited that led them to success.
Army Staff Sgt. Monica Martinez competes in the women's 800-meter wheelchair event during the track competition.
Health & Fitness
10 Powerful Photos That Will Change Your Mind About What It Means To Be An Athlete
The Warrior Games is more than a sporting event — it’s a testament to perseverance and willpower.
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Humor
Watch A Coast Guard Crew Find Trapped Sea Turtles While Searching For Drugs
Members of a Coast Guard cutter found trapped turtles while on a patrol searching for illegal drug smuggling.
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News
5 Ways Climate Change Will Impact The US Military
In his speech at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, the president focused on the national security implications of climate change.