Military personnel

Military personnel are members of the state's armed forces. Their roles, pay, and obligations differ according to their military branch (army, navy, marines, air force, space force, and coast guard), rank (officer, non-commissioned officer, or enlisted recruit), and their military task when deployed on operations and on exercise.

Soldiers of US 1st Cavalry Division during re-enlistment ceremony at Camp TAJI, Iraq, October 2009