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Submit your story as a military veteran, or family member or friend of a military veteran, by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org Submissions may appear in an upcoming print edition of the magazine.
"I enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in 2005 after dropping out of the University I was attending. I thought there was more to life than partying and listening to a professor who knew little of what the real world was about. I decided I needed a change and to travel the world." Read more
"I am a graduate of Colorado State College (before it was called UNC) and was commissioned as a 2LT through the AFROTC program, Det. 100, on Dec. 7, 1960. I completed 23+ years on active duty and retired on July 1, 1984 in the grade of Lt. Col." Read more
"I am a 1992 graduate of UNC, with BA degrees in Theater and Journalism. I joined the Army in 2009 and am currently a photojournalist stationed at Fort Hood, Texas. I deployed to Afghanistan from April 2011 to April 2012. In 2011 I received the Thomas Jefferson award for outstanding new writer in the U.S. military, and this year I received the Paul D. Savanuck Military Journalist of the Year award. To read more about my career as an Army journalist, please check out my LinkedIn page."
- Sgt. Ken Scar, U.S. Army photojournalist, 7th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment, FORSCOM PAO, Fort Hood, Texas
"I was remiss in not praising the great cover of Northern Vision Magazine. Not only is it beautiful but as a Veteran of the U.S. Army it made me feel proud that I served, thank you, thank you!"
- Dan Benavidez