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Can DoD employers IE USMC restrict or limit GS employees who
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I have enough national guard “state” points and believe
I have enough national guard “state” points and believe Iwill have enough federal active service time “T10” points to reach sanctuary this may 2018. How do / can I confirm that I will reach “federal s… read more
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Happy New Year. I am attempting to determine whether or not
Good Morning and Happy New Year. I am attempting to determine whether or not to apply for sanctuary. I am an Army Reservist, and I have almost 18 years total Active Federal Service. I am also nearing … read more
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I am a FTNG soldier on Title 32 ADOS orders. I have 17 years
I am a FTNG soldier on Title 32 ADOS orders. I have 17 years Active Federal Service. I have been on Title 32 orders for the last 6 years working with a Foreign Military Sales customer. I know we quali… read more
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I'm a Navy Reservist with 6,495 points. I'm currently on AD
I'm a Navy Reservist with 6,495 points. I'm currently on ADT orders. I have two questions... 1.) 49 of my points are from correspondence courses; do they count toward sanctuary? 2.) How many points ar… read more
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I was on ADOS 12301(d) order in Dec 2013 and in sanctuary.
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Sanctuary: Active Federal Service vs Title 32 retirement points. Hello, Im
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Where do I go to find out if I Qualify for military benefits/retirement. I
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My husband is in the guard and is deployed presently. He declared
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I am 68, Retired, Married and live in KY. I was in the Mich.
I am 68, Retired, Married and live in KY. I was in the Mich. Air Natl. Guard with an Honorable Discharge March, 1970. Since I was in for 6 yrs. during the Vietnam War period, am I eligible for retirem… read more
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I am on STAT TOUR title 10 status in the Air National Guard.
I am on STAT TOUR title 10 status in the Air National Guard. Todays date is 20 Feb 2011 and the points I am going to referring to are from an R/R date of 22 Oct 10. My questions is this......on this R… read more
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Reference the below Title 10 Authority, I am a senior enlisted
Reference the below Title 10 Authority, I am a senior enlisted member on active duty (not mobilized) with the Army National Guard. I have accumulated 18 years and 7 months of Active Federal Service. I… read more
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I have 25 years of combined service in the Air Force and Air
I am a traditional guardsman with 25 years of combined service in the Air Force and Air National Guard. I have almost 19 years of active duty points. I have signed a sanctuary waiver letter, but I am … read more
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I have 17 years total time in service. I want to attend medical
I have 17 years total time in service. I want to attend medical school. The National Gaurd said they would commission me to a 2nd LT for three years AD. How does this affect my retirment?… read more
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I am a Former Marine Corps Reservist and I am trying to use
I am a Former Marine Corps Reservist and I am trying to use my VA Home Loan benefit but the VA keeps requesting document after document for my Cerificate of Eligibility. I served six years and receive… read more
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Sir; I am a V.A. employee (an R.N.) who was activated and deployed (as a U.S.A.R. Warrant Officer Aviator) in March 2007. I have been on active duty orders which state that my deployment is "in suppor… read more
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