Post by Bradley Cantor, Defense Media Activity
Military families are valuable members of American society and a crucial asset to U.S. Armed Forces. Their love and support of their service members are essential to mission success and sustaining a ready force.
While not every member of a military family dons a uniform, they all face the unique challenges of living a military lifestyle from frequent moves to coping with deployments and much more.
In honor of Military Family Month, we put together some quick facts about what makes their lives exceptional and how the Defense Department is working to enrich their life experiences.