I Joined the Military! Posted on November 6, 2012 by NavyOne Dear Abby, I joined the Navy to see the world. I’ve seen it. Now how do I get out? Navy fitness failure discharges up 40 percent Sharia Halloween costumes Are you eligible for the VFW? Photojournalist Alison Baskerville followed Captain Anna Crossley in Afghanistan The images captured by Alison highlight how women, both British and Afghan, respond to the often austere conditions in which they find themselves and how they maintain their morale and individuality in the face of demanding circumstances. Captain Alice Homer is an officer with the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers. She has just spent six months running a small section of soldiers in Camp Bastion.