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    Army National Guard Education...

    Army National Guard service members explain how joining the National Guard can help pay for your education.

    Work and Play

    Aviation Ordnanceman Karina Cortes gives a tour of her workspace on the USS Wasp in Virginia Beach, Va., as well as her apartment and where she...

    Bowling at Naval Air Station W...

    Petty Officer 3rd Class Robert Glaude perfects his bowling game at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island's on-base rec center.

    A Tour of the USS Sampson

    Petty Officer Jesse Crider gives a tour of the USS Sampson destroyer warship including its mess hall, sleeping quarters and weapons deck.

    Work-Life Balance in the Army...

    1st Lt. Meridith Fonseca talks about her career in the Army Reserve and her civilian job at an outdoor gear company.

    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.

    Shopping at the Exchange

    Staff Sgt. Rachel Garneau and Master Sgt. Jake Chappelle of the Air Force Reserve shop for name-brand products at an exchange store.

    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...

    Drill Weekend Dining

    During drill weekend, enlisted members of the Air Force Reserve have lunch at the Olympic Dining Facility at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

    An Air Force Reserve Workout

    Air Force Reserve Staff Sgt. Rachel Garneau works out at the McChord Fitness Center Annex to stay fit for her regular Physical Fitness Test.

    Inside the Enlisted Dorms

    Single enlisted Airmen without dependents live in dormitories on base.

    A Young Air Force Officer’s Ho...

    1st Lt. Mansour Elhihi, an F-15 fighter pilot, gives a tour of his off-base apartment.

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