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  America's Armed Forces

Why should we honor soldiers? What do our country's soldiers do for you and your family?

Read this web article to learn about our military and its different branches.

US Government

The United States Military makes up one of the largest and most powerful armies in the world. There are currently (2013) over 1.3 million active military personnel in the U.S. Armed Forces. Why does the U.S. have a military? The United States, like many countries, has a military to protect its borders and interests.

Each branch of the military has its own anthem. Watch this video and discuss which you like best.


Do you know anyone who has served in the military? What branch? Leave a comment below to let us know who.

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