Army Elite: Finding Your Path
A former officer shares his story about how he found the right path for him in the military.
Surviving the Cut: Sapper School
To earn the sapper tab, soldiers must endure four weeks of intense physical punishment, science, and special demolitions tactics training.
American Heroes and Heroines: Sgt Klay South
Working as a Corporal in Fallujah, Klay South was shot in the face while clearing houses. Today, he continues to help other veterans realize that no matter what, life will go on.
Surviving the Cut: Becoming A Sapper
Army sappers specialize in punching through an enemy's defensive lines. It's their job to take down whatever stands between combat forces and their target... by whatever means necessary.
Surviving the Cut: All or Nothing
It's the last day of the 5 week Army Sniper School course. These candidates have only two shots to hit their target. Hit it and they earn their sniper tab. Miss it, and they're headed home.
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