General Authorities in the Military: In Their Own Words
General authorities of the Church have a rich tradition of serving in the military. Of the current First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, 10 have served as either reserve or active duty. Click on each name to read the lessons they learned from their service in their own words, see photos of their younger selves, and watch videos about their experiences.
LDS Living Veteran's Week is sponsored by Saints and Soldiers: Airborne Creed, now available on DVD.
President Henry B. Eyring: Air Force
Elder M. Russell Ballard: Army