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Ways You Can Help Support a Military Family

We all want to support the troops that help keep our country safe, and one of the best ways to do that is to help support their family at home. Here are some simple ways you can make the lives of military family easier- no military experience required! Offer to babysit When a soldier is away, t...
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The 7 Core Army Values

Want to know what makes Army men and women different from the rest? It all starts with their 7 core “LDRSHIP” values! Loyalty- To the Constitution, the Army, your unit, and other soldiers Duty- Fulfilling your obligations and never taking shortcuts Respect- Treating o...
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The Military (Phonetic) Alphabet

You thought you knew your ABC’s…until you joined the military! The military adopted the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) alphabet for radio and telephone communication in 1956, and it’s been the standard ever since! A= Alfa B= Bravo C= Charlie D= Delta E= Echo F= Foxtrot G...
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The Difference Between Commissioned and Non-Commissioned Officers

The difference between commissioned and noncommissioned officers can be explained simply. In the United States, commissioned officers are those members of the armed forces who have an official commission. These commissions are obtained through specific channels. The three by which commissions are...
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A True Soldier Fights Not Because He Hates What Is In Front Of Him, But Because He Loves What Is Behind Him

“A true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.” A lot of people think war is just like what they see in the movies, and that the motivation for most soldiers to fight is to go get the “bad guys.” And while this may be true for some, m...
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So you (or your loved one) joined the military. It all seems great, if