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10 Steps To Joining The Military

Step 8: Raise your right hand

Now you've joined - congratulations! What do you need to know before you head out to basic training? Read about:

  • The different oaths and creeds of each service
  • General orders, chains of command, and rank structure
  • Preparing yourself for boot camp

    Topics covered:

    Swearing In: The Oath of Enlistment and The Oath of Office
    All enlistees and officers must say their respective oath. Learn about them and what they mean here.

    Rank Structure
    Learn each branch's rank structure, from basic recruit all the way up to four stars.


    Get in touch with recruiters
    Recruiting discussions
    Military Job Interest Matcher
    The Recruiting Newsletter

    11 General Orders of a Sentry
    Every service member will have to memorize these 11 steps. Get yourself ahead and learn your General Orders now.

    Service Creeds
    The creeds and oaths sworn by the Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps, and Navy.

    10 Secrets to Boot Camp Fitness
    Getting fit can be tough - learn how to do it right here.

    Fitness Advice from Stew Smith
    Fitness guru Stew Smith gives you advice on how to get into top shape for boot camp, special forces, and beyond.

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