Service members both in the states and overseas often get to participate in local festivals that celebrate cultural traditions. Sometimes they are invited to suit up and play a part as an honored guest of the community. --------------- #KnowYourMil #Cosplay Your military is an all-volunteer force that serves to protect our security and way of life, but Service members are more than a fighting force. They are leaders, humanitarians, and your fellow Americans. Get to know more about the men and women who serve, who they are, what they do, and why they do it. Find out more about YOUR military: https://www.defense.gov/knowyourmilitary --------------- Keep up with the Department of Defense on social media! Like the DoD on Facebook: http://facebook.com/DeptofDefense Follow the DoD on Twitter: http://twitter.com/DeptofDefense Follow the DoD on Instagram: http://instagram.com/DeptofDefense For more on the Department of Defense, visit: http://www.defense.gov

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#KnowYourMil

Your military is an all-volunteer force that serves to protect our security and way of life, but Service members are more than a fighting force. They are leaders, humanitarians and your fellow Americans. Get to know more about the men and women who serve, who they are, what they do, and why they do it.

Find out more about YOUR military: https://www.defense.gov/knowyourmilitary

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Keep up with the Department of Defense on social media!

Like the DoD on Facebook: http://facebook.com/DeptofDefense

Follow the DoD on Twitter: http://twitter.com/DeptofDefense

Follow the DoD on Instagram: http://instagram.com/DeptofDefense

For more on the Department of Defense, visit: http://www.defense.gov

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