If you join the coast guard and your husband is in the national guard will you be separated?

Answer Separation in the military (used to be) SOP (Standard Operating Procedures). The US military is not "as military" as it used to be; it's nearly half law enforcement and half the Coast... Read More »

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Can your husband join the army reserves or national guard if he has joint custody of his son?

Also, (His son lives with us THurs-Mon and his mom Mon-Thurs). My husband is very interested in joining the Army Reserves or the National Guard. We are aware that single parents can not enlist in a... Read More »

Are the coast guard and the national guard the same thing?

Is the national guard and coast guard the same as the marines?

No. All 3 are different have have particular duties to perform.

Is the coast guard a branch of the national guard?

no it is not, its is it own branch of service, funded completely by the U.S. government. Not like the national guard the has state influence. Actually, the Coast Guard is under the Dept. Of Transpo... Read More »