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If I am under investigation/charges proceedings, but if my
If I am under investigation/charges proceedings, but if my EAOS is reached, and my command fails to submit the legal hold/involuntary separation paperwork by my EAOS. Can PSD and the Navy withhold my … read more
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My eaos is on Sept 30th. I'm supposed to leave this island
My eaos is on Sept 30th. I'm supposed to leave this island Aug 31st due to separation takes 15 working days in Jacksonville fl. However I have my njp coming up and they threatened to hold me. Is it po… read more
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I am wondering for the Navy in particular, if I was
I am wondering for the Navy in particular, if I was separated due to PFA failures due to weight. Is there a severance or is it, you're out and that's it? I talked to my cousin who works in the JAG dep… read more
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I am facing a possible charge of pattern of misconduct
hello I am facing a possible charge of pattern of misconduct because this will be my second njp but I have been to xoi 4 times now but also I have less then 2 months left in the navy do you know what … read more
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Mr. .. I served in the Navy 15 years and was honorably
Mr. Simmons.. I served in the Navy for about 15 years and was honorably discharged. I fell like I should have been medically discharge a long time ago. Would I be able to sue the navy for negligence d… read more
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I'm currently awaiting an adsep board following a NJP(with
I'm currently awaiting an adsep board following a NJP(with no chance to request a court martial as I'm on a sea going command) for article 112a in which I was found guilty and currently halfway throug… read more
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I am currently pending admin discharge and waiting for final
I am currently pending admin discharge and waiting for final review and approval from GCMCA authority. I'm also pending my seperation physical to be conducted so they can't send my Adsep package to be… read more
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Hello, I am currently on terminal leave and have moved across
Hello, I am currently on terminal leave and have moved across the country to start my new life. I just received an email from my old chain of command saying I may be required to return to the base pri… read more
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Im in the navy and am being recommended to an admin board for
Im in the navy and am being recommended to an admin board for seperation for experimenting with steroids for three weeks. The issue i have is that my hard EAOS is in about three weeks on november 25. … read more
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I am member of the navy who had a positive urinalysis for marijuana.
I am member of the navy who had a positive urinalysis for marijuana. After admitting to my misconduct, I was taken to CO's mast and processed for separation. I requested an admin board in an attempt t… read more
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My son is active duty Navy. This is the information he gave
My son is active duty Navy. This is the information he gave to his superior trying to stay in the Navy. My back has given me pain for about a decade now, sometimes worse than others. During this time,… read more
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If you have greater than 15 years of military service and less
If you have greater than 15 years of military service and less than 19; but your still under contract, can the navy legally separate you with time remaining until your EAOS? I am asking this question … read more
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I was involuntarily discharged from the Navy with an Honorable
I was involuntarily discharged from the Navy with an Honorable discharge for Custody of a minor child on 19 Jan 2011. I received a separation code of HDG. I was expecting separation pay($18,406) and P… read more
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I am a RE4 discharge person from the Navy. I was a troubled
I am a RE4 discharge person from the Navy. I was a troubled teen and youngster that tried to improve myself. The Navy did A LOT for me, just not immediatly. Almost ten years later, I have grossly turn… read more
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I was admitted to a civilian hospital and they did a toxicology
I was admitted to a civilian hospital and they did a toxicology which was positive for cocaine. While I was unresponsive my wife signed paperwork which gave the navy the right to my hospital records. … read more
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I served in the US navy from 01/07/1980 to 04/1985 during this
I served in the US navy from 01/07/1980 to 04/1985 during this time I worked on the flight deck of the USS forrestall. my superiors noted a hearing loss andsent me to get evaluated. it was found that … read more
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I am on the verge of 3 PRT failures. Even though I expect to
I am on the verge of 3 PRT failures. Even though I expect to be close this last time if I do happen to fail the third one what is my chances of keeping most if any benefits. The bad thing is that the … read more
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