Do all military personnel go to Afghanistan?

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No. There are several personnel in the military who will never see a combat tour - there are some who will never even see any overseas assignment, period.
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Can non military personnel wear military uniforms?

Not legally. You could be charged for impersonation of a military Member, but as long as you arent wearing any distinct identifiers (ie Capbadge, or unit Slip-ons/ Eppilates, Rank, Pins, Medals & Badges, Regimental Buttons) You haven't earned and the clothing isn't a restricted item (Canadian Cadpat (MORE)

Can discharged military personnel wear military uniforms?

Answer . Depends on how they were discharged and whether or not they are members of the reserve. You should have a valid military ID of some type, active, retired, disability or reserve to wear a uniform. Medical discharge is entitled to wear the uniform on proper occassions.

When did the US go to an all volunteer military?

\n . \nafter the Korean conflict . The U.S. military has always been a volunteer with periods of draft in times of war. the recent "All Volunteer Force" started with the end of the Viet-Nam era draft in January 1973.

How do military personnel used math?

Math is used in the military for navigation (Aircraft, Ships, Tanks/Infantrymen), used for elevation and windage (deflection) when firing the artillery; math is used to compute ammunition numbers, food requests, fuel consumption, parts ordering, and other logistical operations. Math is also used in (MORE)

How much do military personnel make?

As far as the US Military goes... \n. A military members' pay depends on their pay grade. There are three different types of pay grades: 1. Enlisted (E-1, E-2, E-3, E-4, all the way up through E-9), 2. Warrant Officer (WO-1 through WO-5), and 3. Officer (O-1 through O-10). Below is a link for the (MORE)

Can military personnel vote?

Of course! Can you imagine putting hard fighting citizens in harm's way to defend us at home, and then denying them a vote? Can't happen.

Are all military personnel combatants?

Yes and no. All military personnel from any country are given basic training as combatants in case they need it, and on a few occasions they have needed it, but only a percentage of any military organization find themselves at "the sharp end." The rest of them do maintenance, push pencils, and load (MORE)

What is a prison for military personnel?

In the U.S. Military, the prison for military personnel is called the Brig. EDIT: Major* sentences in the military are served at USDB at Ft. Leavenworth prison in Kansas. Female inmates are sent to the Naval Consolidated Brig in San Diego, California. *Only enlisted prisoners with sentences over (MORE)

What year did the US go to an all volunteer military?

Most of the US military has always been volunteer. Of all the US armed forces, individuals have only ever been conscripted or drafted into the Army. Conscription has come and gone a number of times, for a variety of reasons, throughout US history. The most recent round began in 1940 under FDR--cont (MORE)

Can you go to Afghanistan?

Yes, one can visit Afghanistan, if he granted a visa by the AfghanEmbassy (no limitations). All afghan who fleed or took politicalshelters abroad can freely visit Afghanistan. Non restriction.Amnesty allowed to all Afghans under Bohn agreement signed by HamidKarzai. Karzai became President later.

Can US military personnel have blogs?

Just to expand on my question a bit, I recentely came across a blog written by a guy in the US military. His picture showed him in full uniform and he states he is the Air Force reserve. My issue is he has some quite extreme religious views and for example calls gays 'perverts' , scientists 'stupid' (MORE)

Do military personnel salute civilians?

No; that would be an awful lot of saluting and would cause a lot of confused civilians if you saluted everyone when walking down the street. But, at least in the Navy, the standard was to smile and return the salute if a civilian salutes you (as kids often do).

Is their going to be a military draft for the war in Afghanistan?

If the administration wishes re-new such a program, it will most likely be for political reasons (a fairness in equal opportunity/and/or responsibilty, as one example). . Currently, their is no need for such a program; as the global war on terror does not require such actions, for the following rea (MORE)

Why is the US military in Afghanistan?

The US is currently in Afghanistan following the attacks on September 11, 2001. The attacks were led by a lone terrorist organization called Al Qaeda, who set up their "headquarters" in the mountains of Eastern Afghanistan. The Taliban, a local extremest group was hired by Al Queda to protect Osama (MORE)

What is a colonial military personnel?

When India was a colony of Britain, they would be colonial military personnel if they were in the Indian Army (Navy, etc.). When America was a colony of Britain, Americans were "Colonial Soldiers" under the Crown.

Are steroids pescribed to military personnel?

No. In fact there was quite a crackdown on steroid use, especially with soldiers serving in the Republic of Korea, where it was much easier to acquire anabolic steroids than in the US.

Why do military personnel salute one another?

Military personnel salute each other to show respect. It is also a formal military courtesy. Usually enlisted men/women salute officers first. The officers will then either return the salute or put them at ease. In the field (i.e. combat zones) you are not supposed to salute. This is because as ment (MORE)

Do Military personnel have to pay at new york toll booths?

New York Military Law Article 11 Section 237 states: Any person belonging to the organized militia shall, together with the conveyance in his charge and property of the state or of the United States in his charge, be allowed to pass free through all toll-gates and tunnels and over all toll-bridges (MORE)

Who are all the Presidents of Afghanistan?

Before President Karzai, there was no elected president inAfghanistan, but they were called presidents of Afghanistan. . Hamid Karzai was the first elected president ofAfghanistan since fall of the Taliban. . Ashraf Ghan i replaced Karzai in 2014.

How can you go to fight in Afghanistan if you cant join military?

Initially, I'd say as a private contractor, but if you have some situation or condition which prohibits you from military membership, none of those companies are very likely to hire you, either. If you want to support the effort there, try organising others to assemble and send care packages to the (MORE)

How strong is Afghanistan military?

They are very strong, since the occupation of the Taliban.Afghanistan remained strong. The US, UK, France are still sendingtheir troops to end terrorism.

Did the Taliban control all of Afghanistan?

No.They didn't.Well,not ALL of it. (I know this because I'm a 9 year old girl from Afghanistan.) The Northern Alliance, a group of warlords and sheikhs that controlled the country prior to the Taliban held some of the rural areas in northeastern Afghanistan (10% of the country) throughout the 199 (MORE)

What are all the important rivers in Afghanistan?

Kabul: An exception among Afghan rivers, Kabul river is always full of water. It flows east into Pakistan to merge into the Indus River. Amu Darya: This river, located on the norther border, is the country's only largely navigable river. Two main tributaries of Amu Darya are Panj and Vakhsh. (MORE)

Can underage military personnel drink in Wisconsin?

No. The only way to drink in Wisconsin when you are underage is if you are with your parents and your last names match on your IDs. Even then it is bar discretion on if they will allow it, although most places do.

What is the proper salutation for retired military personnel?

That would primarily depend on whether they retired as an enlisted man, or as an officer. It would also depend on your familiarity with the individual. In general, you would just refer to them as Mr. Whatshisname, or Mrs. Whatshername. Exceptions are usually for Field Grade Officers (Major, Lieute (MORE)

Do military personnel contribute to military retirement?

It works like an old-style pension, rather than a 401k. There's no explicit contributing to it. It's just part of the compensation that if you serve >=20 years and retire, you get retirement pay (which is a percentage of your last active-duty pay). Members of the military do have the option to cont (MORE)

Can military personnel buy tear gas?

No. If CS tear gas is required for a mission, it is issued. Being in the military does not allow you to personally own any types of weapons which are not available to the general public.

Must military personnel salute the president?

yes As Commander in Chief of the U. S. Armed Forces, the U. S. President outranks all other military officers. Even Admirals and Five-Star Generals when in the presence of the President must wait for him/her to answer their salute. I believe some Generals have had a problem with that, especially (MORE)

Why do military personnel have to wear green socks?

It is the Army branch of the military that issues green socks as part of the uniform. Other branches issue other colors of socks. The green is consistent with the rest of the typical green uniform issued to Army personnel.

Why are military personnel awarded purple hearts?

If you are wounded while serving in the military or killed in action you can be awarded a purple heart. The President of the United States is usually the one who awards the military member or family member with the honor of the purple heart medal.

What companies offer loans for military personnel?

You can probably get a loan from your bank or credit union. If you are a military member and belong to the Navy Federal Credit Union, that is probably the best place. You can be in any branch of the military and be a member of the NFCU.

What can you send to military in Afghanistan?

Knit Hats, Scarves, Neck Gators Paracord Survival Bracelets Beanie Babies, Webkinz or other Small Plush Toys (6 inches orsmaller) Halloween Candy Socks (preferably black, brown, green, tan; not white) iPods, DVDs and CDs, Video Games, Computer Flash Drives, Headsets (earpiece and microphone) and Web (MORE)