Founded in 1775, the Army is the very first branch of the United States military. It’s also the largest branch, with 471,000 active duty soldiers and hundreds of thousands more in the reserves. Hostile.com has everything you need to know about the history, technology, and members of our ground troops. This branch tends to be more associated with the combat side of things, and members must all be ready to go fight for our freedoms at a moment’s notice. Learn more about what that fight entails here.
Things changed during the Second World War, where women got the opportunity to be part of the Army for the first time.