The Old Guard: Protecting the Tomb of the Unknowns Since 1937

The Old Guard is the oldest active infantry unit in the military and the protectors of the Tomb of Unknowns. They are the Elite of the soldiers in the military, held to high standards and represent the United States both in the states and abroad. The Old Guard guards the Tomb of the Unknowns 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and has been since July 2, 1937. Curious on how to become what of these guards or just how difficult the job of guarding these respected tombs truly is? This article will tell you exactly what you need to know. Read the full article here: