To: Blood of Tyrants
OCS age requirement 19-29. Age waivers on a case by case basis up to age 34. Sounds like the Cpl could well have missed the cutoff.
posted on 12/18/2003 6:45:57 AM PST
"OCS age requirement 19-29. Age waivers on a case by case basis up to age 34. Sounds like the Cpl could well have missed the cutoff."
He's only been in for 27 months or less. Plus today, there are lots of enlisted people with degrees. Some prefer the enlisted life, the chance to be more "mission-oriented" rather than career-oriented. That's why SF guys stay enlisted, otherwise they end up going to all kinds of other not-so-exciting assignments.
posted on 12/18/2003 7:12:02 AM PST
(Howard Dean, mayor of a picturesque small town in New England.)
Looks like his CO recognized a valuable asset regardless of rank.
posted on 12/18/2003 7:36:34 AM PST
by Blood of Tyrants
(Even if the government took all your earnings, you wouldn’t be, in its eyes, a slave.)
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