Why Did You Join?: Basic Training Q&A

SPC Matthew Davis says his love and respect for his family and country is what ultimately led him to join the Army.

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Hi, I'm Specialist Matthew Davis and I'm answering a question from Ricardo from Oakland, California. His question is; "What made you want to join and made sure that the Army was meant for you?"

My easiest answer is I've always want to join the military. From my family, from my uncles. And once I came here and saw what the Army was all about, and the people that I was training with, I realized I'd made the right decision not only for myself but for my family and for my country.