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Does your state love the military? These enlistment statistics may surprise you

The latest military enlistment numbers from the Department of Defense show which states and regions do and do not tend to produce soldiers.

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Iraq War vet staring down fines for keeping ducks to help his PTSD

Iraq War veteran Darin Welker was looking for any means necessary to combat his subsequent bout with depression that followed a major back surgery years after he returned from combat. 170 more words

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Check out 7 minutes of footage of these Apache helicopters in combat

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Apache Helicopters are designed to be lethal killing machines. This video shows just how deadly they are, with combat/gun tape footage, plus takeoff and landing scenes.

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Marine sings "Home" on his flight back to the U.S. to see his family and his voice will bring you to tears

Men in the military spend months, sometimes years, away from their family and friends to protect the freedoms Americans get to enjoy every day.

Listening to this marine sing “Home” by Michael Buble reminds you what they give up to serve our country, and what a blessing it is when they get to finally come home.

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These 24 seconds with the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit will blow you away

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The 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit’s Maritime Raid Force Marines, sourced by Force Reconnaissance Company, 2nd Reconnaissance Battalion, boarded a vessel during a Visit, Board, Search, and Seizure exercise as part of Realistic Urban Training at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., July 15, 2014.

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Lost for six decades, Korean War airman finally brought home to be buried

It’s not the Brooklyn home he left as a teen to serve his country as an airman during the Korean War.

And it’s not the snowy grave where Lyons, forever 19,and 51 others lay buried for six decades after a C-124 Globemaster slammed into an Alaskan glacier during a blizzard on Nov. 505 more words

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The Army's new camo design will look just like the one it's been using since 2010

The U.S. Army has modified the Scorpion camo design it’s owned for a decade to look just like the MultCam pattern it’s been using since 2010. 153 more words

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