Building a Military

Are you trained to defend your country?

"Are you trained to defend your country?"

Military Training Camps Association, 1916

When America declared war in 1917, its standing army numbered around 127,000 men making recruitment one of the government's highest priorities.

By the end of the war, more than 4 million men and women had served in the military in some capacity.

The first line of defense needs you - enlist in the Navy

"The first line of defense needs you - enlist in the Navy"

Hampton F. Shirer, 1914-1918