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Veterans Day Lesson - Page 2

Army Medals and Ribbons
Army Medals and Ribbons

How many military branches does the United States have?

There are five U.S. military branches: Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard.

The President of the United States is the Commander-in-Chief of the U.S. military.



U.S. Army Soldiers
U.S. Army Soldiers

Which military branch has the most soldiers?

The U.S. Army has more soldiers than the other military branches. It is also the oldest branch.

The Army is responsible for land-based military operations and includes the National Guard and the Army Reserve.



Sailor in the U.S. Navy
Sailor in the U.S. Navy

Which military branch specializes in seaborne operations?

The U.S. Navy specializes in seaborne operations.

The Navy uses ships, submarines, and planes to protect waterways like oceans and lakes.


Veterans Day Lesson Activities

Veterans Day Crossword Puzzle   Answer Key

Military Uniforms Worksheet

Soldiers