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I am in us army reserve. I enlisted. I had one AA class
I am in us army reserve. I enlisted. I had one AA class which my univ councillor recommended. Well I told everything to my recruiter. He said it's not Imp. So I hid it I am in DEP and not yet to basic… read more
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In 2013 I accepted an Army ROTC Scholarship and reported my
In 2013 I accepted an Army ROTC Scholarship and reported my medical history to DODMERB. Broken wrist and appendicitis. I left Army ROTC in the spring of 2014 and decided to enlist in the Active Duty N… read more
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My son just enlisted in The army and took the AVB, went
My son just enlisted in The army and took the AVB, went through MEPS and took his first oath and signed a contract. I have read through various military forums that he can opt out before a second oath… read more
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Our 21 year old is attending a military college and is a junior.
Our 21 year old is attending a military college and is a junior. He signed a 6 year contract last year. He is disillusioned and has changed his mind and wants to leave the army. He was approved by 3 o… read more
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Hello, I just got enlisted in US army. But now i am thinking
Hello, I just got enlisted in US army. But now i am thinking that i should have just finish my college because i have only 2 years to finish it. I don't know what to do since i am already enlisted in … read more
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Hello, I was a non-contracted Cadet in ROTC, then I went
Hello, I was a non-contracted Cadet in ROTC, then I went into SMP program, which I went away for bootcamp and AIT. Came back, recieved an Active Duty Scholarship, but a year later was medically disenr… read more
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I signed a contract for the reserves under the impression that
I signed a contract for the reserves under the impression that i was going to recieve everything i wanted and everything that my recuitor promised me that i would get. When i went to talk to the consu… read more
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I am having trouble getting my documents from my recruiter.
I am having trouble getting my documents from my recruiter. I need the documents that states my ship date to BCT and AIT I think these papers are called my contract or ship orders. Without these paper… read more
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My daughter was scheduled to leave for basic training for the
My daughter was scheduled to leave for basic training for the Army the 28th of this month. She has decided not to join, but they are advising her that she must go because she signed her papers for ina… read more
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My son regrets enlisting in the Army Reserve. He went AWOL from AIT while waiting processing for a medical discharge (mitral valve prolapse - girlfriend broke up with him & the stress triggered the MV… read more
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My son is 19 yrs old. He did the ARMS test and did the first
My son is 19 yrs old. He did the ARMS test and did the first oath and signed a contract for the ARMY. The recruiter fed him alot of wrong ideas. Now he wants out. He got a waiver for being overweight … read more
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I enlisted in the delayed enlistment program with the national
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Hi, my name is XXXXX XXXXX I enlisted into the Air Force and
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I signed up for the army, and have been sworn in however I
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