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:Making Falcons Fly

Air Force Master Sgt. Patrick McKenna loves being able to work with his hands. He’s been doing just that for the Air Force for the past 13 years while serving as a crew chief for F-16 Fighting Falcon jets. This is his story.

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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