Elie Piha served as a paratrooper in the US Army from 2008 to 2012. He used
the GI Bill to graduate from UC Berkeley where he majored in English. He
currently works as a writing tutor, a freelance writer, and a bartender, is
completing a novel based on his time in Afghanistan, and is pursuing
Interior electricians (12R MOS) possess a comprehensive understanding of the principles of electricity.
Soldiers with a 12R MOS are safety conscious and understand local rules and regulations while they work with up to 600 volts of electrical power.
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The Prime Power Production Specialist (12P MOS) program began in 1958 as a Nuclear Power program to train service members to operate nuclear reactors.
However, this position evolved as the energy needs of the Army changed.
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The United States Marine Corps operates its own infantry unit with an outstanding reputation.
Marine Infantry (Field 03) is the backbone of the military branch with a primary goal of seizing and controlling terrain.
The infantry division features several different … Click Here To Read the rest
The physical training you can expect at boot camp is rigorous, and many new recruits wonder how to best prepare for Marine boot camp to meet those demands.
The Marine Corps basic training is considered the toughest in the United … Click Here To Read the rest
The United States Army conducts Officer Candidate School (OCS) for prospective officers in training.
Candidates that receive an offer to attend Army OCS are former enlisted members, warrant officers, inter-service transfers, or recent college graduates.
Officer Candidate School teaches you … Click Here To Read the rest