NPR logo

U.S. Military Recruits Mormon Linguists

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4232716/4232717" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
U.S. Military Recruits Mormon Linguists

Religion

U.S. Military Recruits Mormon Linguists

U.S. Military Recruits Mormon Linguists

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4232716/4232717" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

The Mormons have been sending missionaries around the world for decades. Now the U.S. military is knocking on their door, seeking recruits with foreign language skills. NPR's Jackie Northam reports.

We no longer support commenting on NPR.org stories, but you can find us every day on Facebook, Twitter, email, and many other platforms. Learn more or contact us.