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The First Four Women To Complete Marine Infantry Training Took A Celebratory Selfie Together

Truly a historic day for selfies and for the military!

Posted on November 20, 2013, at 11:42 a.m. ET

Harlee "Rambo" Bradford (in the middle) snapped this selfie after her and the three other women in the photo were the first of 15 to complete a Marine Corps pilot course.

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Bradford's Instagram has a whole collection of badass selfies from infantry training.

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Infantry training for Bradford's group required the women to to meet the same standards as any other Marine.

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Including a 12 1/2 mile march in combat gear that lasted almost 5 hours, running at a 4 mph pace carrying 90-pounds of gear.

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Bradford earned the nickname "Rambo" because she did the whole thing with a stress fracture.

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It unfortunately prevented her from completing her last Physical Fitness Test and Combat Fitness Test, but she plans to properly graduate, once she's healed, with the next training class.

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