UNSUNG HEROES: This Marine Provided Accurate Sniper And Rocket Fire To Save His Men
Marine Sgt. David Gerardi provided deadly accurate fire against insurgents in Afghanistan while rounds impacted inches from his head.
8 Photos Of Deployment Puppies That Will Make Your Day Better
In honor of #NationalPuppyDay, Task & Purpose compiled the best photos of puppies on deployment.
Gear & Tech
Here’s How To Set Up Your Flak Like A Combat Correspondent
For combat correspondents setting up their flak jackets for the first time, here’s what worked for me.
A Survival Guide To The Best And Worst MREs
Finding a good MRE shouldn’t be a game of chance. It’s time to start choosing the right ones.
Watch This Hilarious New Video On 3 Marines’ Life, Liberty, Loss Of Motivation
A new video by Terminal Boots captures that heart-sinking moment when you realize that your block leave is over.
Evicted Days Before Christmas, This Iraqi Translator Was Saved By Those He Served Alongside
After they were evicted, veterans and an advocacy group came to the aid of this Iraqi translator and his family.
The Army Doesn’t Consistently Track Meds For PTSD, Report Finds
When it comes to prescription drugs, the Army needs to make some changes in its bookkeeping. It needs to start.
DoD To Review 1,100 Post-9/11 Valor Awards For Possible Upgrades To MOH
More than 1,000 post-9/11 recipients of awards for valor to be reviewed for upgrades to the Medal of Honor.
These Marines In Their Dress Blues Chased Down 3 Suspected Thieves
Three Marines chased down a group of cellphone thieves at a Detroit mall and they did it in their dress blues.
Vets Who Accept Separation Pay Can’t Receive VA Compensation
Under federal law, until veterans pay back their involuntary separation pay, they can have their VA disability compensation withheld.
Iraqi Army Is Finally Gaining Ground Against ISIS In Ramadi
Iraqi forces seized a key government complex in Ramadi, Iraq, gaining ground in the fight against the Islamic State.
Gear & Tech
Marine Corps Sends Robotic Mule To The Glue Factory
The Marine Corps’ robotic mule has been scrapped due to noise and impracticality. Sorry Eeyore.
Health & Fitness
A Navy SEAL’s Ultimate Tactical Fitness Workout
Navy SEAL veteran Stew Smith defines tactical fitness and breaks it down into three stages.
This Marine Vet Legally Changed His Name To Darth Vader
Last year, Marine vet Eric Welsh legally changed his name to that of the Sith lord, Darth Vader.
Gear & Tech
A Security Forces Vet Offers Gun Safety Tips For Keeping Your Home Safe
Air Force veteran Skylar Gerrond discusses the best practices for having a handgun for self-defense in a home with kids.