Female Signal officer speaks to the future roles of women in combat
Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Mark Miranda
Maj. Nicole Vinson, executive officer, 51st Signal Battalion is a former certified jumpmaster previously with 82nd Airborne Division. She and all other female Soldiers are now able to serve in direct combat roles and military occupational specialties after a Jan. 23 decision that overturned restrictions that were in place since 1994.
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