The National Service Training Act?

Answer Countries have a variety of ways of making their citizens sign up for military duty. In America, citizens are required to sign up for the Selective Service when they reach the age of 18. They could... Read More »

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Where does National Service Training Program start?

The first National Service Acts were passed during the Second World War. However, following the war, conscription was extended as peacetime National Service. This was due in part to an unstable int... Read More »

When did ROTC transfer to national service program training?

Did the Selective Training and Service Act of 1940 provide for officer promotion to temporary rank or was promotion of officers covered under the U.S. National Defense Tax Act of 1940?

Yes. Here is a list of the military bases in Virginia, by service branch. (Note: These are only major installations.) ArmyFort A.P. HillFort LeeFort EustisFort BelvoirNavy & Marine Corps.Marine Cor... Read More »

Can a Service member be Administrative Discharge if the service member is has injuries that prevent him from conducting physical training when he os over weight?