Army Day, Real and Imagined

New cadets on a marching drill on Reception Day at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point Monday, where about 1,200 members of the Class of 2017 began basic training. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)
New cadets on a marching drill on Reception Day at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point Monday, where about 1,200 members of the Class of 2017 began basic training. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)
Rabbi Zev Shain, administrator of Camp Karlin Stolin in Highland, N.Y., stands with a camper on Army Day.
Rabbi Zev Shain, administrator of Camp Karlin Stolin in Highland, N.Y., stands with a camper on Army Day.