Latest "Gender integration" stories
“Because junior enlisted soldiers look to their NCOs for mentorship and guidance, the Army adjusted focus on the NCO leaders," an Army official said.
Third Recruit Training Battalion at Parris Island, South Carolina, will start its training cycle with one female platoon and five male platoons.
For the first time since the Army opened its special operations jobs to women in 2016, a female soldier has completed the initial Special Forces Assessment and Selection process.
2nd Lt. Mariah Klenke will now be in charge of 12-14 AAVs.
By Jeff Schogol