Know Your Military

Your military is an all-volunteer force that serves to protect our security and way of life. They are mothers and fathers, sons and daughters, friends and neighbors.

Face of Defense:Horton Hears the Blues

Come hear the voice of military bluegrass straight from the source! Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Kenny Ray Horton explains his journey into the world of Country Current, the premier country-bluegrass group of the United States Navy Band. What is life like for a front man? Video by Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Sean Gallagher, DOD

Our Forces

The men and women serving in our armed forces have helped forge a sense of identity and unity among Americans, particularly during times of strife.

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Combatant Commands

The 10 unified combatant commands provide effective command and control of U.S. military forces around the world, in peace and war.

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