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The National Guard is one of the United States' most significant military reserve elements. It is called upon in times of hostility to supplement regular forces in multiple arms of service. In addition to acting in this ...

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Air Force bases in California include Beale Air Force Base, Edwards Air Force Base, Los Angeles Air Force Base and Vandenberg Air Force. California also hosts several joint military, Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corpse and ...

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Joining the National Guard involves signing a contract and taking an oath, making it highly difficult and at times impossible to de-enlist or quit, so retracting an enlistment into the National Guard or Reserves requires...

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National Guard members are not considered to be veterans. However, if those members have prior service records with active components of the Armed Forces, they can be considered to be veterans.

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Joining the National Guard involves signing a contract and taking an oath, making it highly difficult and at times impossible to de-enlist or quit, so retracting an enlistment into the National Guard or Reserves requires...

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To join the National Guard, age, education, citizenship and health requirements must be met, an application must be completed, and the prospect must meet with a recruiter. Next, the prospect must take the Armed Services ...

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Title 32 of U.S. code 323 stipulates that when a member of the National Guard ceases being a member according to section 301, the member's federal recognition is withdrawn. Failure to attend required National Guard weeke...

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