While you were out at the ballgame, shopping or the weekend BBQ, brave men and women stand ready to protect our country and others who need our help.
A member of the Female Engagement Team (FET) US Marines Cpl. Reagan Odhner and GySgt Michelle Hill from the 1st battalion 7th Marines Regiment patrol together with Afghanistan National Army (ANA) soliders in Sangin in Helmand Province, June 6, 2012. (Adek Berryadek Berry/AFP/GettyImages
Remember them as they are out there 24/7/365. They volunteered to protect our freedoms around the world and we are safe because they stand ready to do whatever is required.