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How to Become an Army Interpreter or Translator

From World War I to the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan, the U.S. military has rarely been able to fire a shot without bringing along soldiers fluent in a language other than English. How does someone get a position translating for the army?


The Delta Force Quiz

The Delta Force Quiz

This secretive special forces team conducts some risky, dangerous missions. See how much you know about Delta Force with this HowStuffWorks quiz. See more »

The Green Beret Quiz

The Green Beret Quiz

They are some of the smartest toughest people in the U.S. military. Prove how much you know about the Green Berets with this HowStuffWorks quiz. See more »

The U.S. Air Force Quiz

The U.S. Air Force Quiz

Its ground-shattering firepower make it the most feared military force in the World. See how much you know about the U.S. Air Force at HowStuffWorks. See more »

The U.S. Special Forces Quiz

The U.S. Special Forces Quiz

The U.S. trains members to perform covert missions of critical importance. See how much you know about the U.S. Special Forces at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Test Your Knowledge: Army Rangers

Test Your Knowledge: Army Rangers

Army Rangers develop skills that make them effective in nearly any kind of tactical operation. Prove your army ranger knowledge at HowStuffWorks. See more »

What does an Army combat engineer do?

What does an Army combat engineer do?

Combat engineers must have a head for spatial thinking and a heart that ain't faint. Learn more about Army combat engineers at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Fact or Fiction: Getting an Army Job

Fact or Fiction: Getting an Army Job

Getting an army job doesn't have to be difficult. Can you separate fact from fiction with this Getting an Army Job quiz? See more »

Quiz: Army Job or Civilian Job?

Quiz: Army Job or Civilian Job?

Is it an army job or a civilian job? Test your knowledge of army careers with this army job or civilian job quiz. See more »

Fact or Fiction: Army Medical Specialties

Fact or Fiction: Army Medical Specialties

The U.S. Army Medical Corps offers a variety of specialties for medical professionals. Test your knowledge of army medical specialties with this quiz. See more »

How to Become an Army Interpreter or Translator

How to Become an Army Interpreter or Translator

Ever wonder how to become an Army interpreter or translator? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn how to become an Army interpreter or translator. See more »