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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.

    Providing Civilian Expertise: The P3 Initiative

    The Army Reserve's Private Public Partnership Initiative (P3) helps connect Army Reserve Soldiers with civilian companies.

    An Army National Guard Drill Weekend

    National Guard members talk about what goes on during Drill Weekend. 

    Marine Basic Training Week 8: Firing Week

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

    Breaking Out the Big Guns: Navy Weapons Training

    Master-at-arms Melanie Molina describes her weapons training and her daily tasks in the Navy.

    Spotlight on Women in the Navy

    Female aviation warfare specialists describe their job responsibilities and what it’s like being a woman in the Navy.

    Army Reserve CPR Training

    Capt. Shawn Tulp, an intensive care nurse for the Army Reserve, trains fellow service members in CPR.

    Helicopter Rescue Training

    A crew of Army National Guard Soldiers fly into enemy territory to rescue an injured Soldier.

    Army National Guard Infantryman Responsibilities

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

    Becoming an Air Force Reserve Flight Nurse

    Lt. Col. Monsita Faley, a flight nurse, explains her decision to join the Air Force Reserve and attend nursing school.

    An Aeromedical Evacuation Team at Work

    Senior Airman Kyle Knox, of the Air Force Reserve's 446th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, describes his team's crucial mission.

    Working Part-Time in the Coast Guard Reserve

    Petty Officer 3rd Class Adrien Cheval ensures that a Coast Guard boat is ready for search-and-rescue and maritime law enforcement missions.

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