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4 Quotes We Love From Men Talking About Women in the Military

On Thursday, Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced that all combat jobs, including infantry units will be open to women beginning in 2016.

This announcement comes just four days before the 74th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor invasion.

To celebrate all the contributions women have made, and continue to make in the military, we've rounded up some of our favorite quotes from men on inviting women into the military.

Read the quotes in the gallery above.

NEXT: 12 Best Quotes About Feminism From Historic Men »

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