Little Maverick wants to be a soldier just like his dad when he grows up and has started training earlier than most.
From the moment Air Force Staff Sergeant Kyle Smith met the bomb sniffing German Shepheard, he knew there was something different about him.
Since October of 2001, the United States has been in constant conflict in Afghanistan. Likewise, the Iraq War lasted nearly nine years, officially ending in 2011.
U.S. Army veteran Rudy Pena was a combat medic for 10 years and now suffers PTSD after being deployed to Iraq twice.
Last August while serving the country, Specialist Malcolm Montgomery learned that he would be preparing for another kind of battle.