The U.S. Army is made up of the most dedicated, most
respected Soldiers in the world. These Soldiers protect America’s freedoms
while serving at home and abroad, and they are always prepared to defend the
nation in times of need. A U.S. Army Soldier is the embodiment of physical
strength, mental strength and strength of purpose. As a Soldier, you will be
prepared to serve our country whenever and wherever you are needed. You will be
combat ready at all times, and you will be trained to counter any threat,
The mission of the United States Air Force
is to fly, fight and win...in air, space and cyberspace.
To achieve that mission, the Air Force has a vision: The
United States Air Force will be a trusted and reliable joint partner with
our sister services known for integrity in all of our activities, including
supporting the joint mission first and foremost. We will provide compelling
air, space, and cyber capabilities for use by the combatant commanders. We will
excel as stewards of all Air Force resources in service to the American people,
while providing precise and reliable Global Vigilance, Reach and Power for the
The Marine Corps has been America's expeditionary force in
readiness since 1775.
We are forward deployed to respond swiftly and aggressively in times of crisis.
We are soldiers of the sea, providing forces and detachments to naval ships and
shore operations. We are global leaders, developing expeditionary doctrine and
innovations that set the example, and leading other countries' forces and
agencies in multinational military operations. These unique capabilities make
us "First to
Fight," and our nation's first line of defense.