Worth A Thousand Words in DoD

Here is a collection of the top photos from across the DoD. These photos offer a glimpse in to the day-to-day lives of U.S. service members from around the world.

Photo: Soldiers assigned to 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) place flags in front of the gravesites in Arlington National Cemetary, Va. during "Flags In" May 22, 2014. (U.S. Army photos by Klinton Smith/Released)

Soldiers assigned to 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) place flags in front of the gravesites in Arlington National Cemetary, Va. during “Flags In” May 22, 2014. (U.S. Army photos by Klinton Smith/Released)

Photo: Roses and flags adorn headstones at Arlington National Cemetery, Va. for Memorial Day 2014. (Department of Defense photo by EJ Hersom/Released)

Roses and flags adorn headstones at Arlington National Cemetery, Va. for Memorial Day 2014. (Department of Defense photo by EJ Hersom/Released)

Photo: The Air Force Honor Guard marches to the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery, Va. May 26, 2014. (Department of Defense photo by EJ Hersom/Released)

The Air Force Honor Guard marches to the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery, Va. May 26, 2014. (Department of Defense photo by EJ Hersom/Released)

Photo: President Barack Obama lays a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns to honor the nation's fallen service members during the annual Memorial Day observance on this 150th anniversary year of Arlington National Cemetery, Va. May 26, 2014.  (DoD photo by EJ Hersom/Released)

President Barack Obama lays a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns to honor the nation’s fallen service members during the annual Memorial Day observance on this 150th anniversary year of Arlington National Cemetery, Va. May 26, 2014. (DoD photo by EJ Hersom/Released)

Photo: An elderly veteran holds an American Flag during Memorial Day ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery, Va., May 26, 2014. (Department of Defense photo by EJ Hersom/Released)

An elderly veteran holds an American Flag during Memorial Day ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery, Va., May 26, 2014. (Department of Defense photo by EJ Hersom/Released)

Photo: A color guard stands in formation during a Memorial Day ceremony at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, May 26, 2014. Memorial Day commemorates the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. armed forces. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Eric Dietrich/Released)

A color guard stands in formation during a Memorial Day ceremony at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, May 26, 2014. Memorial Day commemorates the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. armed forces. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Eric Dietrich/Released)

Photo: C.D. Studyvin, a veteran of both World War II and the Korean War, salutes the U.S. flag during a Memorial Day ceremony at the El Paso Cemetery in Derby, Kan., May 26, 2014. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. Zach Anderson/Released)

C.D. Studyvin, a veteran of both World War II and the Korean War, salutes the U.S. flag during a Memorial Day ceremony at the El Paso Cemetery in Derby, Kan., May 26, 2014. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. Zach Anderson/Released)

Photo:  U.S. Army Soldiers, assigned to Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, pull security during Decisive Action Training Environment (DATE) at the National Training Center here, May 17, 2014. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Stephen Solomon/Released)


U.S. Army soldiers, assigned to Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, pull security during Decisive Action Training Environment (DATE) at the National Training Center here, May 17, 2014. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Stephen Solomon/Released)

Photo: Lithuanian soldiers provide a security escort for U.S. Army Sgt. Kara Yost, right, a military police dog handler, assigned to 131st Military Working Dog Detachment, 615th Military Police Company, during the urban assault training part of Combined Resolve II at the Joint Multinational Readiness Center in Hohenfels, Germany, May 17, 2014. (U.S. Army photo by Capt. John Farmer/Released)

Lithuanian soldiers provide a security escort for U.S. Army Sgt. Kara Yost, right, a military police dog handler, assigned to 131st Military Working Dog Detachment, 615th Military Police Company, during the urban assault training part of Combined Resolve II at the Joint Multinational Readiness Center in Hohenfels, Germany, May 17, 2014. (U.S. Army photo by Capt. John Farmer/Released)

Photo: Army soldiers, assigned to 5th Special Forces Group, jump from a C-130J Super Hercules over Ft. Campbell, Ky., May 20, 2014. The 5th SF is conducting static line jump training with the 39th Airlift Squadron from Dyess Air Force Base, Texas. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jonathan Snyder/Released)

Army soldiers, assigned to 5th Special Forces Group, jump from a C-130J Super Hercules over Ft. Campbell, Ky., May 20, 2014. The 5th SF is conducting static line jump training with the 39th Airlift Squadron from Dyess Air Force Base, Texas. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jonathan Snyder/Released)

Photo: Marine CH-53E Super Stallions return to Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., after assisting in firefighting efforts of wildfires in San Diego County, May 15, 2014. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Isaac Lamberth/Released)

Marine CH-53E Super Stallions return to Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., after assisting in firefighting efforts of wildfires in San Diego County, May 15, 2014. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Isaac Lamberth/Released)

Photo: Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) Ray Mabus and Stephen Colbert, host of the late night television show “The Colbert Report” take a selfie with sailors during Fleet Week 2014 in New York City. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Arif Patani/Released)

Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) Ray Mabus and Stephen Colbert, host of the late night television show “The Colbert Report” take a selfie with sailors during Fleet Week 2014 in New York City. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Arif Patani/Released)

Photo: Air Force Majs. Blaine Jones, Thunderbird 5, Lead Solo and Jason Curtis, Thunderbird 6, Opposing Solo, perform the Inverted Opposing Knife-Edge Pass during a practice show at the U.S. Air Force Academy, Colo., May 27, 2014. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr./Released)

Air Force Majs. Blaine Jones, Thunderbird 5, Lead Solo and Jason Curtis, Thunderbird 6, Opposing Solo, perform the Inverted Opposing Knife-Edge Pass during a practice show at the U.S. Air Force Academy, Colo., May 27, 2014.
(U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr./Released)

Photo: Coast Guard Cadet 1st Class Jordan Rank throws his cover into the air as he officially becomes an ensign during the 133rd commencement exercises at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, Conn., May 21, 2014. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley/Released)

Coast Guard Cadet 1st Class Jordan Rank throws his cover into the air as he officially becomes an ensign during the 133rd commencement exercises at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, Conn., May 21, 2014. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley/Released)

Photo: Newly commissioned second lieutenants participate in the traditional hat toss at the end of the 2014 commencement ceremony at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., May 28, 2014. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Christopher Fincham/Released)

Newly commissioned second lieutenants participate in the traditional hat toss at the end of the 2014 commencement ceremony at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., May 28, 2014. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Christopher Fincham/Released)

Photo: Air Force Thunderbirds roar overhead as the U.S. Air Force Academy Class of 2014 graduate during commencement exercises in Colorado Springs, Colo. May 28, 2014. (U.S. Air Force photo by Mike Kaplan/Released)

Air Force Thunderbirds roar overhead as the U.S. Air Force Academy Class of 2014 graduate during commencement exercises in Colorado Springs, Colo. May 28, 2014. (U.S. Air Force photo by Mike Kaplan/Released)

 

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