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I have stopped going to drill. I move over 2 hours away from where I reported to. I served 6 years in active duty army then went reserves after being involuntarily discharge due to cutdown. I thought I wanted to be a reservist but now I got adjusted to civil***** *****fe and due to family hardship and my mental behavior health issues I can no longer serve or go to drills. I already got a threatening letter for missing. That was 2 months ago. Will this effect my VA I earned while active duty? … read more
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I am a reservist. If I have panic attacks while on duty does
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Can you give a non-obligor drilling Marine Corps Reservist a
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I have a brother who was in the Army in 1976. He was discharged under Honorable conditions. The type of Certificate Issued was a DD Form 256A. He has 3 months and 1 day active service and 7 months 5 d… read more
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