Federal Government United States Armed Services

The U.S. Armed Forces are made up of the five armed service branches: Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps and Navy. There are three general categories of military people: active duty, reserve & guard forces and veterans and retirees. There are the millions of family members and friends of military members, past and present.

Each branch of the military has a unique mission within the overall mission of U.S. security and peace.

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