Ryan Meneely Sworn In, Set To Serve in the United States Army
April 19, 2023
Chinook High School Senior, Ryan Meneely was sworn in to serve in the United States Army in Butte on Tuesday, March 21, 2023 at the Military Entrance Processing Station (MEPS). For many Veterans seeing a young person take the Oath of Enlistment carries a lot of meaning, especially with recruitment numbers in recent years being so down. Recent analyses, "The Defense Department is facing a recruiting crisis. The number of young Americans wanting to enlist is near a record low, a deficit not seen in almost half a century. In 2022, for example, the US Army fell short of its recruitment target b...
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