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Girl friend is in air force bmt,graduation is April 20 she

Girl friend is in air force bmt,graduation is April 20 she feels she made a mistake military life not for her is Hawaiian part of sovereignty belief's in hawaii,she tried but it's not herJA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?Customer: She wants out of her contract or if from active she can go back home to a reserve status active duty being away from family and home not comfortable, has thought about going to sleep and not waking up has past episodes with suicide, wasn't mentioned on enlistment, she tried to put it behind her but thought's coming backJA: OK got it. Last thing — Military Lawyers generally expect a deposit of about $18 to help with your type of question (you only pay if satisfied). Now I'm going to take you to a page to place a secure deposit with JustAnswer. Don't worry, this chat is saved. After that, we will finish helping you.

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Advice on determining how to answer a veteran question on a

Advice on determining how to answer a veteran question on a federal government job application.JA: OK. The Military Lawyer will need to help you with this. Please give me a bit more information, so we can help you best.Customer: The question is "Are you a Veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces or are you eligible for "derived" preference?" I had a ELS from the USAF in 2007 with an "uncharacterized" discharge.JA: Anything else I can tell the Military Lawyer before I connect you two?Customer: The job I will be applying for, in the future, will require a security clearance as it is with the DOD, and they will very likely uncover this in their background check.JA: I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Military Lawyer about your situation and connect you two.

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My son just called from boot campsaid they found detox and sending him home . Change reapp

My son just called from boot campsaid they found detox and sending him home . Change reapply for military service. Does this end any opportunity to service.can he apply to another branch

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While in high school during the spring of 2003 I enlisted for

While in high school during the spring of 2003 I enlisted for Active Duty with the Army. I was later accepted to a college and decided to attend school instead. Once at school, I talked to the ROTC program and decided to join a National Guard unit and complete ROTC. I left for basic training in June of 2004. I was given a waiver for my eye sight being beyond the limit. We used the one I was given when I first enlisted in 2003. I completed basic training and returned to school in the fall. I reported for my once a month drills with my unit until June of 2005 when I was supposed leave for AIT. While at MEPS before shipping off it was determined that my waiver was no longer good because it was over 2 years old. The next morning I went to take another exam and submit for a new waiver. It was denied and I was sent home. My unit then sent in a request to have a new one issued and letters of recommendation as well as a letter from myself. It was also denied and I was issued an uncharacterized discharge in October of 2005. I accepted it as that's what it was going to be and there wasn't anything I could do about it. Recently I was talking with a friend who also served and he said that I shouldn't have received an uncharacterized discharge. Was I given the proper discharge or was there an error made?

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I have to this question. When a private Security

I have a follow up to this question. When a private Security company that I'm looking into applying ask you to list your military service and they get a copy of the DD214 what else would they have access to view? I was detained for questioning while inthe service by the MP's and released back to my unit. No arrest or any charges. I just had Article 15 NJP. I've had backgrounds and always been honest when completing, but want to make sure that I don't hinder myself while applying.

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I had a ELS 14 years ago with an uncharacterized discharge

I had a ELS 14 years ago with an uncharacterized discharge with RE-3 - "Individuals who are not qualified for continued Army service, but the disqualification is waiverable. Ineligible for enlistment unless a waiver is granted". I know that I always listthat I was in the US Army on a application, but on a application if it asks are you a US Veteran? Do I answer Yes or No? Can I upgrade my discharge and Re-Code?

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I had a ELS 14 years ago with an uncharacterized discharge with RE-3 - "Individuals

I had a ELS 14 years ago with an uncharacterized discharge with RE-3 - "Individuals who are not qualified for continued Army service, but the disqualification is waiverable. Ineligible for enlistment unless a waiver is granted". I know that I always list that I was in the US Army on a application, but on a application if it asks are you a US Veteran? Do I answer Yes or No? Can I upgrade my discharge and Re-Code?

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I was discharged in 2012 from the air force with a uncharacterized

I was discharged in 2012 from the air force with a uncharacterized discharge with fraudulent enlistment.... I m trying to get employed with a law enforcement agency... and I believe its preventing me. anything you can help me with? the condition I was separated for is called epistaxis

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I am currently trying to get an upgrade from an

I am currently trying to get an upgrade from an "uncharacterized discharge - entry level separation" due to end of training for the reserves to an "honorable" discharge. I am being asked to fill out a box describing the "error or injustice" that occurred.I am currently considering stating that an "uncharacterized discharge" is causing problems when applying for government benefits and that an honorable discharge would more accurately reflect my service. What is your specific advice for what I need to describe?I am looking for specific wording.

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