Generalised UK Army rank 1890 to present, including majority of Commonwealth nations, largely unchanged today. Single chevron = Lance Corporal not private First Class. Some elite Regiments have Lance Sergents and Staff Corporals.
Women Veterans sometimes go largely under appreciated and are not usually recognized as the general image of the armed forces. Despite this, they still maintain a strong presence and commit to serving our country equally as much. We honor all veterans and appreciate their service to our country.
Bring them here and we will take them away from you.
John Boyd Hats - Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the annual Remembrance Sunday Service at the Cenotaph on Whitehall on November 13, 2016 in London, England. The Queen, senior politicians, including the British Prime Minister and representatives from the armed forces pay tribute to those who have suffered or died at war. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
Chicago Defender, July President Truman issued Executive Order 9981 eliminating segregation in the Armed Services. By issuing an Executive Order, President Truman bypassed Congressional opposition to the elimination of segregation in the Armed Services.