Source: The United States Army
Standing at attention deep in the ranks of the Soldiers in crisp ACUs and combat boots, Capt. Kamaljeet Kalsi was just like every other officer there - proud of his achievements and ready to graduate from Basic Officer Leadership Course Class 10-105.
The only thing setting him apart was his black turban and full beard. His presence at the ceremony at the Jimmy Brought Fitness Center at Fort Sam Houston Sept. 3 was another historic step the U.S. Army has taken in accepting practicing Sikhs into the military.