Numbers were randomly assigned to birthdays across a given year. The lowest numbers were picked first. Would you have been drafted to go to Vietnam?
Advertising can really impact recruitment for the military. For better or for worse, here are some of the Army's most memorable slogans...
Army vet Sean Gilfillan and former CAA agent Chuck Shorter set out to provide high quality entertainment experiences to the military community.
Winning the air war often depends on split-second recognition between friend and foe. Can you ID these jets in a hurry?
Few military leaders in history are as iconic as General Douglas MacArthur. He was a bigger-than-life figure who rose to five-star rank and grew to believe in his own myth so much that he thought he was above the Constitution and ultimately had to be brought down by the President of the United States.
Most Americans don't know much about Custer beyond the fact that he was killed -- along with all of his troops -- at the Battle of Little Bighorn.
Most classic rock fans know that the father of The Doors' frontman Jim Morrison was a flag officer in the Navy, but not many know this story.
Pink Floyd co-founder Roger Waters and Rage Against The Machine's Tom Morello chat about the 'Music Heals' concert and helping wounded vets.
A lot of popular music artists have attempted to capture the military experience over the years, but only a small percentage of them have gotten it right.