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Be sure you know what to ask your recruiter before you meet.

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Army Announces 33,000 Positions Available to Women

Secretary of the Army McHugh authorized more opportunities for women to serve in a wider range of roles within the Army.

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Marine Completes Four-Year Odyssey to Enlist

For the past four years, Pvt. Palacio has fought for her place among the few, the proud, and she has finally earned it.

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Basic Training Chain of Command

Each branch has a chain of command. It's used to issue orders (downward) and to ask for clarification and resolve problems (upward).

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Sergeant Major's son joins the Marine Corps

Every recruit has his own personal reason for joining the Marine Corps. For one recruit, it was to continue his father's legacy.

Marine Lance Cpl. sentry.

Discovering How Sentries Act

In military basic training, you perform a great deal of guard duty. Such guard duty is called sentry duty.

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Chaplain Recruiters Invite Priests to Enlist

Roman Catholic priests interested in becoming Air Force chaplains can learn more about the career through the "Come Be With Us" tour.

In this March 24, 2003, file photo, shows U.S. Marines at the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center in Twentynine Palms, Calif., during a military training exercise. (AP photo)

Recruits Learn To Act As Marines

Marine recruits attended a class to learn about the UCMJ regulations aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego.

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80% of Military Recruitments Turned Down

The U.S. military has been turning down applicants in droves, and it's not just because of the drawdown.

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