My father had great respect for the military, and HIS father had been a Marine – before WWI. And my step- sister’s husband did ROTC and Vietnam, and retired a Lt. Colonel in the Army. I not only respect military folks, I value their opinion, largely because they have been there, and I have not.
American Mercenary is not as he titles. He enlisted in the Army @ 18, and continues to serve. And he recently wrote about this latest debate regarding women serving in the infantry.
Go to the link and read.