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Green Berets Vs. Rangers: A Comprehensive Comparison And Major Differences

Green Berets and Army Rangers are considered some of the toughest special operations forces in the US Armed Forces. However, there are some notable differences between Green Berets and Army Rangers that most people don’t realize. While both of these units are highly elite in their own right, the amount of specialized training it takes Read More…

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Army

List Of Army Bases In The US

The United States of America has a number of Army bases spread across various states. While the army’s responsibility lies in defending the country and protecting the citizens of the United States, most US army bases have to aid in achieving the unanimous goal. Below is a list of army bases in the US and Read More…

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Navy

List Of Navy Bases In The US

Founded in 1775 by George Washington to disrupt British Supply Ships, the Navy came to be appreciated in 1794 after the growth of pirate ambushes on trade routes. They are tasked with guarding Nation’s territorial waters, reaching the furthest depths of the ocean, ensuring it is secure. To execute its purpose, the Navy has a Read More…

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Air Force

Air Force Bases In The US

The Air Force has many bases across the US, including those it shares with other military branches. Each base has its mission and composition with some focusing on training pilots, others for storing specialized weapons, and others focusing on other functions of the Air Force. Here is a quick list of US Air Force bases: Read More…

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Marines

13 Pros And Cons Of Joining The Marines

When one thinks about the Marine Corps, they usually picture a drill instructor screaming in someones face. There have been plenty of movies that don’t always paint a very good picture of joining the Marines, Below is a list of 20 pros and cons of joining the Marine Corps. If you’ve been on the fence Read More…

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Marines

7 Benefits Of Joining The Marine Corps

When most people think of the Marines, they think one thing:  killers. While it is true that the Marines are the most lethal of all of the military branches, what most don’t realize is that there are some really good benefits to joining. The purpose of this article is to discuss some of the benefits Read More…

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Coast Guard Rescue Swimmer: Pay, School, Training, and More

Overview By definition, a rescue swimmer is a trained specialist who rescues, assesses, and renders medical aid to distressed people in the air, the sea, and on the land. It’s a distinctive title for rescue professionals in the US military, and they are looked upon as essentially “the cream of the crop”. A career as Read More…

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