October 30, 2006
By Mr. Chris Clarke (Front Page)
Army recruits express their motivation during a platoon competition at an obstacle course at Fort Benning, Ga. "
Pvt. Charlie Lonno crawls through a Basic Training obstacle course at Fort Benning, Ga.
A Soldier trainee negotiates a log obstacle on the confidence course during her 9-week basic training program at Fort Jackson, S.C.
Trainees high crawl through the mud on an obstacle course during Army Basic Combat Training at Fort Jackson, S.C. The nine-week course designed to transform young American volunteers into Soldiers. Photo courtesy of the Department of Defense.
Recruits prepare to enter the gas chamber during their nine-week basic training program at Fort Jackson, S.C.
Army trainees practice hand-to-hand combat using pugil sticks during basic combat training at Fort Jackson, S.C.