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New members of the Navy gathered at Soldier's Memorial Thursday afternoon.

Dozens of recruits and future Sailors are preparing for their trip to boot camp. They're part of a decades old tradition called the Cardinal Company.

The recruits attended Thursday's game at Busch Stadium, and were sworn into service on the field. The recruits boarded buses, and headed off to Recruit Training Command after the game.

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