USAF CCT (pretty much a field air traffic controller) attached to an unknown Special Operations unit in Afghanistan, He is carrying the new Socom Combat Assault Rifle (SCAR) the "light" version in and wearing an unusual camo pattern uniform made by Crye.
Women who served in Vietnam were mainly nurses. All of women were volunteers and they were recent college graduates to career women in their Only five female Army nurses died over the course of the war.
Lyudmila Pavlichenko, Soviet sniper during WWII. A student at the time, Pavlichenko was among the first to volunteer for the armed forced when the Soviet Union was invaded and declined the opportunity.