"Pull together men - The Navy needs us!", poster created by Paul Boomhower in 1917 showing sailors rowing a boat for World War I. Originally it was produced as a color lithograph - innovative use of color.
NFL cheerleader turned Army intelligence officer: Rachel Washburn
Combat Cheerleader Former Eagles cheerleader Rachel Washburn has completed her second tour of duty in Afghanistan as an Army Intelligence Officer. Among her proudest accomplishments was helping deliver a baby boy during a snowstorm when a village woman went into labor. The Eagles plan to honor Washburn’s return from her recent tour of duty and making her a hometown hero.
A teenage army medic has become the first woman to be awarded the Military Cross, one of the highest honours for gallantry in combat. Private Michelle Norris, 19, braved a hail of sniper and machine-gun fire from 200 insurgents during a pitched battle in southern Iraq in order to give lifesaving treatment to a wounded comrade.