New USMA Cadets Endure The Trials Of Reception Day
A line of cars flowed through the parking lot by Buffalo Soldier Field over three days carrying with it approximately 1,225 new cadets from across the nation who were taking a huge leap into unknown territory on Reception Day at the U.S. Military Academy.
The Sky Is The Limit For Four Female Aviators
An all-female flight crew took to the skies in an HH-60M Black Hawk helicopter to participate in a fly-over for the U.S. Army 3rd Infantry Division change of command ceremony at Fort Stewart, Georgia. It was the crew’s first time participating in an all-female flight.
Soldier Continues Legacy Of Family Service
According to the Pew Research Center, nearly 80 percent of veterans have an immediate family member who served in the military, showing that most veterans leave a legacy of service to their families ... as does U.S. Army 1st Lt. Bradley Cho.
Soldiers Fast Rope Night Ready
U.S. Army 25th Infantry Division Lightning Academy Air Assault instructors stand flashlight ready for a night rooftop insertion during a Fast Rope Insertion/Extraction System and Special Patrol Insertion/Extraction System (FRIES/SPIES) Master course at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.
World War II Veteran (99) Receives Purple Heart
The Chief of Staff of the Army, Gen. James C. McConville, presented the Purple Heart to 99-year-old World War II veteran Osceola "Ozzie" Fletcher more than 76 years after being wounded during the Battle of Normandy.
Honoring Terminally Ill Boy
Mason Fletcher, 7, and his father Sgt. 1st Class Darrin Fletcher walk through an honor shield of applauding U.S. Army and Navy recruiting service members, prior to a surprise birthday party held for Mason, who has terminal brain cancer.
U.S. Military Academy 2022 Cadet Learns To Lead, Serve
As the regimental commander for this summer’s U.S. Military Academy Cadet Field Training, Cadet Holland Pratt is ready to make a difference, inspire passion for the profession, and refine her leadership style.
U.S. Army Soldiers, assigned to 19th Special Forces Group (Airborne), and the Royal Moroccan Army, fast-rope out of a CH-47 Chinook in Tifnit, Morocco. Africa Lion 2021 is U.S. Africa Command’s largest, premier, joint, annual exercise hosted by Morocco, Tunisia, and Senegal.
Ret. Army MSgt. Linda Berry Reflects On Family, Career
Retired Army Master Sgt. Linda Berry didn’t set out to follow her father’s footsteps into the Army when she enlisted. Instead, she set out to be all she could be, including a mother, in her twenty-three years of service in the U.S. Army.
Cancer Can't Stop Guardsman From Deploying
Army National Guard Staff Sgt. Wayne Cridland was diagnosed with Stage 4A squamous cell carcinoma in February 2009. In September 2010, he deployed to Iraq with the Army National Guard’s 116th Cavalry Brigade Combat Team in support of Operation New Dawn.