How many women serve in the military?

Answer As of October 2009, there were more than 208,829 women serving in the U.S. military on active duty. This is roughly 14 percent of the armed forces. There are another 191,060 women in the reserves. ... Read More »

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How many women serve in the U.S. military?

Women have served in the U.S. military in some form since 1775. While not every job, or MOS, is open to women, more than 91 percent of occupations are open to women. According to Read More »

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Should women serve in the military?

Are women required to serve in the military?

No. The Selective Service is responsible for administering the military draft in times of war. Men ages 18 to 25 living in the U.S. are required to register with the selective service, but women ar... Read More »