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“The feeling of flying at high speeds is incredible,” said Marine Capt. Brandon Cordill, number three pilot for the United States Navy Demonstration Squadron in Pensacola, Fla. “Take the scariest roller coaster you have ever been on and multiply it …
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The Contingency Aeromedical Staging Facility is responsible for transporting wounded service members from the Craig Joint Theater hospital at Bagram Airfield to awaiting medevac aircraft. The program is run by medical technicians, but it relies on of volunteers to help …
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Explosive Ordnance Disposal Marines and noncommissioned officers with 1st Marine Logistics Group (Fwd) work t to help rid the battlefield of improvised explosive devices. Sgt. John Jackson reports from Helmand, Afghanistan: Video provided by DMA Marines From MarinesTV YouTube channel  …
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All veterans share a common journey. They wanted to serve their country.  To stand for something bigger than themselves.  To protect the things they love.  Although veterans were ready to  face any mission, help those in need, and make a difference…For …
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Nelson Mandela, former president of South Africa, once said “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Those words have had an impact on people everywhere continuing to better themselves through education. For soldiers …
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