This is the History of Women in the National Guard

This is the history of women in the National Guard

In 1636 the first militia regiment was organized in Massachusetts. These units are the oldest in the military and with them came the creation of the National Guard. It wasn’t until 1956–320 years later–that women were allowed to join. Over the years, laws have changed, allowing women to join and serve their country along with the men that […]

These 9 TV Characters Have Military Backstories

Finding out your favorite actor used to serve in the military is exciting. But what about the characters themselves? Who has served and when? Here are nine TV characters that are military veterans. 1. Leroy Jethro Gibbs L.J. Gibbs is played by Mark Harmon on the show NCIS. The character is a former US Marine Corps […]