Personal Narrative: A Career In The Army

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After high school as a young adult I wasn’t sure what I wanted to do as a career and I what direction I wanted my life to take. I decided to try something different and enlist in the Army. While in the Army as a recruit I made a life altering decision to volunteer for the 75th Ranger Regiment. Nothing has had a stronger impact on my life than my 9 years in the Ranger Regiment because there I learned that if I put my mind to a task I could succeed, I found a career field that I am good at and enjoy and I learned discipline and resilience

As a young man I had not had much of a history of victories or successes. As a teen I found it difficult to maintain employment and was let go from more than one job and quit several as well. My first

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