U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Kowshon Ye, a combat videographer with 1st Battalion, 5th Marines, Regimental Combat Team 8, plays with a kitten after conducting a raid in the village of Sareagar in Sangin, Afghanistan Aug. 13, 2011.
Throughout both World War I and World War II cats in war exhibited bravery in extreme situations. Serving on battleships and in the trenches, cats proved their heroism in dire circumstances by doing what they were best at, being mousers, mascots, and affectionate companions. During WWI, the British employed more than 500,000 cats to […]