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(U.S. Defense Department graphic illustration by Jessica L. Tozer/Released)

For Vietnam Veteran Jack Pollard, the thirteen months he spent in the military – and the friends he lost in battle – would change the course of his life forever.
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Navy Rear Adm. Margaret Klein, Defense Secretary Hagel’s senior advisor for military professionalism, talks about how building trust plays a key role in improving professionalism across the force.
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The Defense Department publishes unique photos from around the services and more on a week to week basis. Here is an overview of some recently taken photos.
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Photo Illustration: U.S. soldiers assigned to the 2nd Platoon, Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 294th Infantry Regiment, Guam Army National Guard gather to say a prayer before a mission on Main Operating Base Lashkar Gah in Helmand province, Afghanistan, July 19, 2013. (U.S. Army National Guard photo illustration by Sgt. Eddie Siguenza /U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Bryan Niegel/ Released)

DoDLive has compiled this list of resources to help those affected by the shootings at Ft. Hood, Texas.
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Photo: Jim Dykstra holds up a photo in McLean, Va., Nov. 2, 2013, that was taken during his time in the Vietnam War. (U.S. Defense Department photo by Jessica L. Tozer/Released)

Twenty-one Months: A Vietnam veteran shares his journey from combat camera to Capitol Hill with blogger Jessica L. Tozer.
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