Women brave Army's Sapper Leader Course

Army Captains Stephanie Godman and Aston Armstrong are two female soldiers in the Sapper Leader Course, one of the Army’s toughest schools.

Army Capt. Stephanie Godman, a Sapper candidate, wears her pink flip-flops as she steps past boots on her way to the shower after spending her first night in an actual bed in the co-ed barracks after two grueling weeks in the field, at the U.S. Army Maneuver Support Center (MANSCEN) at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., on Thursday, June 28, 2012. (The Washington Times)

Army Capt. Stephanie Godman, a Sapper candidate, wears her pink flip-flops as she steps past boots on her way to the shower after spending her first night in an actual bed in the co-ed barracks after two grueling weeks in the field, at the U.S. Army Maneuver Support Center (MANSCEN) at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., on Thursday, June 28, 2012. (The Washington Times)

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