Mowry, Joseph C.

101st Airborne Screaming Eagle

“I originally wanted to join the Air Force. So I went to the Air Force office, but they were out to lunch. So I went next door to the Army. So the Army gives you the whole story. They say, here take this test. After the test is graded, they say, this is unbelievable! These are some of the highest marks we’ve seen. You can have your choice of MOS (Military Occupational Specialty, if you join for three years.” Yeah, they suckered me!

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