UPI Almanac for Saturday, June 16, 2012.
UPI Almanac for Monday, June 16, 2008.
About 10 percent of the U.S. forces in Iraq and Afghanistan are now women, the biggest female contingent in forward units in the country's history.
UPI almanac for Saturday, June 16, 2007.
Today is Friday, June 16, the 167th day of 2006 with 198 to follow.
The Army awarded the first Silver Star for bravery in combat to a female soldier in the Iraq war Thursday.