© Australian War Memorial licensed copyright ART91484 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people have served in every conflict and commitment involving Australian defence contingents since Federation, including both world wars and the intervals of peace since the Second World War.
It is impossible to determine the exact number of Indigenous individuals who participated in each conflict, and this research is ongoing.The United States Army maintains a long-standing tradition dating as far back as 1775 when the first companies of 'riflemen' were formed by the Continental Congress. Army personnel have been involved as part of the War in Afghanistan and the Invasion of Iraq.The branch went on to see notable and extensive combat actions through many of America's commitments including the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812, the American Civil War, World War 1, World War 2, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, Grenada, Panama and the Persian Gulf War. The United States Army Reserve (USAR) is the federal reserve force of the United States Army.Together, the Army Reserve and the Army National Guard constitute the Army element of the Reserve components of the United States Armed Forces. Luckey became the 33rd Chief of Army Reserve, and Commanding General, United States Army Reserve Command (USARC).