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Author: Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Timothy Walter, Navy Recruiting District Nashville Public Affairs

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Chattanooga Strong

Chattanooga Strong

Alexis Deese is crying. After staring off into a window filled with bare trees and the Great Smoky Mountains, she glances at the Navy ball cap on her kitchen table.

Corpsman to Doctor

It started with a television commercial in 1999 that had a simple slogan: "Let the journey begin."