WATCH LIVE: Second Lady Karen Pence recognizes women in military service in honor of #WomensHistoryMonth. The White House
In honor of #NationalPuppyDay, we had to show off our own little #puppy family at Joint Base San Antonio​ - Lackland. A special breeding program through the 341st Training Squadron is where our military working dogs grow up!
If you’re a fan of #comics, you’ve probably heard of #cartoonist Will Eisner. Aside from being a comic book legend, he also had a huge effect on the U.S. Army. Seventy-five years after Eisner's service began, his creativity is still felt. Read more here >> [ Go.usa.gov Link ]
#TBT to that time the U.S. Navy beat U.S. Marine Corps at tug of war on the Today Show!
The 75th anniversary of #WWII’s infamous Bataan Death March in the Philippines was commemorated in White Sands, New Mexico, last weekend by 7,200 people, including retired U.S. Army Col. Ben Skardon. The 99-year-old was the only survivor to walk in this year’s event >> [ Go.usa.gov Link ] #BataanDeathMarch
Today for #WomensHistoryMonth, we honor a more recent female pioneer, #Army Pfc. Katherine Beatty, who just last year finished at the top of her class to become the U.S. Army's first female cannoneer >> [ Go.usa.gov Link ]
Fact sheet on The Global Coalition - Working to Defeat #ISIS → [ Go.usa.gov Link ]
WATCH LIVE: U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis and Chairman of The Joint Staff General Joe Dunford testify before the Senate Appropriations Committee - Defense on the military's budget and readiness.
The #DoD's drug-testing policy is about to change for anyone looking to join the military.

Starting April 3, the DoD will increase the drug panel for which applicants are tested from six to 26 illicit drugs, matching the testing standard used for troops already serving.
U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa's Innovation Madness competition has kicked off again, stimulating a culture of #innovation. One prize goes to the wing with the most “likes” on its Innovation Madness video, like this one from the 52nd Fighter Wing at Spangdahlem Air Base. Check out the rest of the creative videos and vote for your favorite by “liking” it here [ Facebook.com...
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These boots are made for walking ... in the jungle. The U.S. Army is having a combat boot manufactured to make the soldiers stationed in jungle terrain more comfortable.
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Soldiers maneuver a Humvee through a water obstacle during training at Joint Base Lewis-McChord. The soldiers are assigned to Headquarters Company, 301st Maneuver Enhancement Brigade. The city of Tacoma, Washington, receives an average rainfall of 40 inches of rain per year.

U.S. Army Reserve photo by Spc. Sean F. Harding
WATCH LIVE NOW: Astronauts Peggy Whitson and Shane Kimbrough answer your questions from 250 miles above the planet.
Have you ever seen a plane, in a plane? Check out NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration's "Super Guppy" as it makes a stop at Tyndall Air Force Base to pick up a decommissioned #T38Talon.
The first-ever U.S. Pacific Air Forces F-35 Symposium just wrapped up in Hawaii, where military senior officers from nations throughout the Indo-Asia-Pacific region gathered to discuss the future of F-35 operations in the Pacific.

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Even when the uniform comes off, these #guardsmen still strive to excel at everything they do.

Guardsmen from 23 states battle in biathlon championship

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A behind the scenes look at the Carolina Panthers visiting American and German soldiers on a USO tour in Grafenwoehr, #Germany. #keeppounding
This #MedalofHonorMonday, we honor one of the most recent #MedalofHonor recipients, U.S. Navy Special Warfare Operator Senior Chief Petty Officer Edward Byers Jr. This Navy SEAL received the award after volunteering for the mission to rescue Dr. Dilip Joseph, who had been abducted along with his Afghan translator/driver.

DoDLive: Navy SEAL Saves Hostage, Kills Taliban Fighters to Earn MoH

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Finally, Spring has sprung! Enjoy the new season.
These #Sailors are training for the times we DON'T want bombs to go boom.