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    At the Warrior Zone

    Service members play video games, grab a snack or shoot a few rounds of pool at the Warrior Zone on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

    Ordnance Disposal

    In Hawaii, Sgt. Michael Podemski and his unit dispose of unexploded ordnance by blowing it up.

    Clean Clothes

    Spc. Timothy Houston helps keep the Army’s uniforms in perfect condition, no matter where Soldiers are stationed.

    Graduating from Basic Training

    At the graduation ceremony following Basic Training, new Army Soldiers and their parents share their feelings.

    Military Food: Inside an MRE

    A recruiter gives a guided tour of a “Meal, Ready-to-Eat” (MRE). These portable meals provide nutrition to service members in the field, when...

    ROTC Leader's Training Co...

    College students can join ROTC after two years by participating in the Leader’s Training Course (LTC).

    Parental Support

    Army Sgt. John Calderon talks about his decision to join the Army and how supportive his parents were once they saw the research he had done.

    One-on-One with a Recruiter

    Army Recruiter Staff Sgt. Roger Whaley shares the questions he typically asks a potential recruit.

    Army Recruiting

    For individuals interested in the Army, a recruiter is a great source of information about life in the Army and what it has to offer.

    A Student and a Soldier

    Jeff Davis, an Army ROTC cadet at Old Dominion University, balances his college education with his military training.

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