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When service men and women are sent off to war, they aren't just plucked off the streets and shipped overseas.

First they are sent to basic training, also known as "boot camp," where they spend the next six months being transformed from everyday citizens, to soldiers, and finally, to warriors.


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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
(218) 844-1454