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U.S. Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters arrive to pick up soldiers during an exercise at Fort Campbell, Ky., for Week of the Eagles.

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Photographs by U.S. Army via the Associated Press U.S. Army, Col. Val Keaveny Jr., commander of the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, pins Herbert Suerth II, a World War II veteran of Easy Company, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, as a Distinguished Member of the Regiment during a ceremony at Fort Campbell, Ky.

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**FILE** U.S. Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters arrive to pick up soldiers during an exercise at Fort Campbell, Ky., for Week of the Eagles.

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credti A U.S. Army recruit negotiates the confidence course during the white phase of basic combat training at Fort Jackson, S.C., on June 14, 2006. The training is nine-weeks in length and is divided into red, white and blue phases. Soldiers in the white phase are in their final three weeks. DoD photo by Staff Sgt. Stacy L. Pearsall, U.S. Air Force. (Released)

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U.S. ARMY VIA ASSOCIATED PRESS This undated file photo provided by the U.S. Army shows Pvt. Danny Chen, 19. The court martial of the first of eight fellow soldiers accused of hazing Chen to the point where he committed suicide in October begins Tuesday.

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FILE - In this Feb. 19, 2012, Ryan Newman drives his car during qualifying for the NASCAR Daytona 500 auto race in Daytona Beach, Fla. The U.S. Army will not return to Stewart-Haas Racing next season, citing a reallocation of its marketing budget that does not include a presence in NASCAR. SHR said Tuesday, July 10, 2012, it is pursuing a new sponsor. (AP Photo/Reinhold Matay, File)

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USA Basketball guard Kevin Durant, left, shakes hands with U.S. Army Corporal Cody Stanton after a practice Saturday, July 14, 2012 in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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FILE - In this Feb. 19, 2012, Ryan Newman drives his car during qualifying for the NASCAR Daytona 500 auto race in Daytona Beach, Fla. The U.S. Army will not return to Stewart-Haas Racing next season, citing a reallocation of its marketing budget that does not include a presence in NASCAR. SHR said Tuesday, July 10, 2012, it is pursuing a new sponsor. (AP Photo/Reinhold Matay, File)

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The last convoy of solders from the U.S. Army's 3rd Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, crosses the border from Iraq into Kuwait on Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011. (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo)

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** FILE ** U.S. Army Maj. Nidal Hasan is pictured at the Bell County Jail in Belton, Texas, in April 2010. (AP Photo/Bell County Sheriff's Department)

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**FILE** U.S. Army troops from the 1st Battalion 320th Alpha Battery, 2nd Brigade of the 101st Airborne Division, duck July 22, 2010, as an Afghan soldier fires a rocket propelled grenade towards insurgent positions at Combat Outpost Nolen, in the volatile Arghandab Valley, in Kandahar, Afghanistan. (Associated Press)

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Karen Clarkson, of Fairbanks, Alaska, kisses the headstone of her son U.S. Army Sergeant Joel Clarkson on Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., Monday, May 28, 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr/The Washington Times)

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Letters written by U.S. Army Sgt. Steve Flaherty of Columbia, S.C., are among the personal artifacts exchanged. In one, he wrote, "I have never been so scared in my life." The North Vietnamese used his letters for propaganda.

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A member of the U.S. Army salutes a grave site on Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery. (Rod Lamkey Jr/The Washington Times)

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Star Wars characters decorate the top of the headstone of U.S. Army Sgt. Daniel A. Frazier. (Rod Lamkey Jr/The Washington Times)

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Stephanie Montgomery lays in the grass beside the grave of her brother U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Thaddeus Scott Montgomery. (Rod Lamkey Jr/The Washington Times)

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Family members raise a toast in memory of U.S. Army First Lieutenant Kenneth M. Ballard at his grave site on Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery. (Rod Lamkey Jr/The Washington Times)

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Bracelets and other tokens decorate the top of the headstone of U.S. Army Staff Sergeant James Alan Justice. (Rod Lamkey Jr/The Washington Times)

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A girl places a rose at the headstone of U.S. Army Captain Ian Patrick Weikel on Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery. (Rod Lamkey Jr/The Washington Times)

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Mementos and lipstick kiss markings are seen the headstone of U.S. Army Sergeant Joel Clarkson. (Rod Lamkey Jr/The Washington Times)