It has been noted here many times before that chaplains in the US military travel the world with US troops, even to one-off places [the South Pole].
It should go without saying that chaplains follow their troops into combat, as well. Many are familiar with the opening scenes of Saving Private Ryan and Part 3 of Band of Brothers, which dramatize the real-life service of chaplains serving under fire. In the movies, they are unfazed (and unstruck) by the bullets landing around them:
From Saving Private Ryan, a chaplain gives last rites during the assault on Omaha Read more