When her husband was killed in Afghanistan in 2011, a widow and her three children left the Fort Drum, New York, area they knew and loved. Today, they are back, and serving as a link between Soldiers and the community.
The day they learned their Soldier sons had been killed, these women each joined a sisterhood forged in mourning and sacrifice. They are Gold Star Mothers.
The 10th Mountain Division's chief combatives trainer takes from her own experiences to give her fellow Soldiers the skills they need to "control the chaos."
When these wounded vets didn't have the words to talk about their wartime experiences, music spoke for them.
How, since its inception, the U.S. Army has employed methods of deceit to turn the tide in battle.
If doctors said you had a finite amount of time left, how would you spend your remaining days? It’s a question U.S. Army Capt. Justin Fitch has already answered.
When Maj. Matt Smith lost his leg after an attack in Afghanistan, his life changed forever. But the "angels" in his life helped give him the support he needed to continue serving and striving for excellence.
The year was 1898, and for the first time in its history, the U.S. Army would embark on its first truly overseas expedition. When the Spanish-American War ended, the United States would emerge as a global power.
Whether during peace time or at war, as long as there has been an Army in America, there have been chaplains.
When Arlington National Cemetery was founded on June 15, 1864, it was out of necessity. But after 150 years, it has evolved into a beautifully maintained national shrine.