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    Career Profile: Wheeled Vehicle Mechanic

    Matthew Turley says he was terrified when he first got to boot camp, but quickly discovered that training and working in the Army is fun.

    Becoming a Leader: Joining the Army

    Miriam Scholl surprised her friends and teammates when she joined the Army after high school.

    Seeking a Challenge in the Army

    Always physically active and looking out for her family, Hovlaine Marcellus found a place to excel at both with a new family, the Army.

    Army Basic Training: "This is real"

    Milton King had great potential but no direction in high school until family, teachers and coaches put him on the right path.

    Drill Sergeants Teach Discipline & Lead By Example

    Drill Sergeants aren't just trying to scare new recruits- it's all about leading by example.

    Transforming from Cheerleader to Soldier

    Acacia Bobotas wanted a challenge after high school, so she chose the Army.

    Introduction to the Air National Guard

    Learn about the history and present day opportunities of the Air National Guard in this comprehensive introduction.

     

    Becoming a JAG Officer

    Explore the commissioning process for lawyers who wish to join the Judge Advocate General Corps, commonly known as JAG.

    Marine Basic Training Week 6: Rappelling

    Marine Corps recruits rappel down a wall during Recruit Training. 

    Marine Basic Training Week 8: Firing Week

    During Recruit Training, Marine recruits learn how to fire weapons at the rifle range.

    Inside Navy Boot Camp

    Take a step-by-step tour of Navy Boot Camp at Great Lakes Recruit Training Depot to discover how recruits transform into Sailors.

    Army National Guard Infantryman Responsibilities

    A sergeant in the Army National Guard describes his role as an infantryman.

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    FUTURES Magazine

    FUTURES Magazine

    Want to see even more of what life in the Military is really like? Check out our FUTURES magazine page! Order or download a complimentary magazine featuring an in-depth look into the lives of the people who make up today's Military, and be sure to check out their accompanying videos.