Role of women serving in the military continues to evolve
Newscast Media KABUL—Since the American Revolution, women have played an integral role in military operations. From caring for the injured and sick to picking up arms when needed, women have demonstrated that when it comes to defending your country, gender doesn’t matter.
With the repeal of the Direct Combat Exclusion Rule, women have virtually unlimited opportunities in today’s military. Watch video:
Department of Defense video
This month the Department of Defense is honoring the countless women who have gone into harm’s way to protect the American way of life in their 2013 Women’s History Month special.