On March 1917 the Navy authorized the enlistment of women. Designated as "Yeoman" they unofficially became known as "Yeomanettes.” On 21 March YNC Loretta Perfectus Walsh became the first female Chief Petty Officer in the United States Navy.
What a sacrifice they make. Gulf War: A Florida reservist says an emotional goodbye to his family before being deployed. The photo is part of "The American Soldier — A Photographic Tribute to Soldiers and Marines" exhibit at the Gerald R.
You might be a patriot, IF. Later today, Coffee will graduate from the army's Airborne School at Fort Benning, Ga. He says he doesn't miss the NFL, and that serving in the military is a much better use of his gifts than playing professional football