What makes America's military the finest force in history are its people – the service members, veterans, families and DOD civilians who readily give their time, talents and tenacity.
The COVID-19 global pandemic, 9/11 World Trade Center terror attack and the moon landing are just some of the memorable events one World War II veteran witnessed before her 100th birthday Aug. 29.
Katie ''Happy Color'' Kortman, who lives in Japan with her military family, will be one of the 16 contestants on the Emmy-winning show, 'Project Runway,' for a chance to win the $250,000 grand prize.
Morgan Guinn and other volunteers regularly hold English classes for Afghan men, women and children at Rhine Ordnance Barracks, Germany, to prepare them for the future.
New York Air National Guard Staff Sgt. Scarlett Yates had never witnessed a birth before, let alone helped deliver a baby. But that all changed recently at Liberty Village at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J.
For sailors, being assigned to the USS Constitution — the world's oldest commissioned warship still afloat — means a front-row seat to history. For Petty Officer 1st Class Hilary Lemelin, it's meant a desk, too. Two, actually.
The Department of Defense provides the military forces needed to deter war and ensure our nation's security.