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Chinese students marching during a military training session at a college in Henan province

Students in military uniforms balance bottles of water on their heads as they practice goose-stepping marching during a military training session at a college in Zhengzhou, Henan province.

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Fortunate Veteran

I always felt very fortunate that in my four years in the Army, I never had to fight in a war. Just dumb luck. Most who serve today aren’t that fortunate. 11 more words

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"ACP Advisor" - A Free Veteran Focused “Quick Question" Community

ACP AdvisorNet is a nonprofit  venture from American Corporate Partners.

I have enjoyed my participation there, joining volunteers from industry that assist veterans with free advice in making the transition from military service to civilian jobs, small business and career development. 159 more words

Military Industrial Complex

Comparative Pain Scale

This Pain Scale was given to me by a doctor at the American Lake Facility.

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Veteran

W11 M4

I am trying to make up for lost time here. Today I am doing accumulation workouts Rx’d for day 19 of month 4 of the horseman training program. 247 more words

POW/MIA Como honrar su memoria

El tercer viernes de septiembre es designado por ley federal como día nacional para conmemorar los POW/ MIA. Ese es el día que todos los ciudadanos americanos debemos pausar un momento para recordar y honrar la memoria de aquellos conciudadanos que con sus vidas hicieron el máximo sacrificio por la nación pero cuyos cuerpos no han sido encontrados y devueltos a sus familias. 495 more words

The Veteran

I don’t know if I told you, but back in high school I had seriously planned on joining the military after graduation. But the idea was met with serious objections from my parents, and not having enough power to stand up to them I relented, and took the other path to where I am now. 76 more words

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