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I Was Kicked Out Of The Military

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 18 People

    ....and now it's haunting my life to a

    staggering degree. I was just turning 21 and living in hell due to a mistake I made involving dropping out of college to pursue the girl I loved - wrongfully thinking that my move to college was what broke us up and that I could repair that. I saw the horrible way I was...
    cyclone80 cyclone80 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 10

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    Forced Out Medically With No Option

    My story is on cnn ireport under username frazzledjazz. Im not repeating myself in 50 places.The suits have made it to the supreme courts now.
    MoussieruVoV MoussieruVoV 29, M Apr 27, 2010

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    What Now

    So I joined the military in '05 and I spent 7 1/2 years in the military. I popped on urinalysis for meth and yeah I know it's a bad drug. It's been a month since I got kicked out with an OTH while I know I deserved to get kicked out I find myself missing military life. Unlike...
    Lostnconfused84 Lostnconfused84 26-30, M May 13, 2013

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    The Tragedy Of My Military Career....cut Short By Mental Health "professionals"

    When I was in second grade my teacher asked me what do you want to do when you grow up?  I answered I wanted to be in the military.  My father was a military man and we grew up on war movies.  As I grew older and became girly, and a little shy I would not enter...
    RissyAnne RissyAnne 26-30, F 4 Responses Apr 4, 2010

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    Be, All That You Can Be... In The Army!

    I took the ASVAB(Armed Service Vocational Aptitude Battery) test while I was a Senior in High School and did well enough that I was solicited by US Army recruiters. It sounded like a good idea because I didn't have any plans for after graduation. My folks didn't have the means...
    1blujay 1blujay 46-50, M 2 Responses Feb 25, 2010

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    No Sympathy For Me

    Was a postal clerk kicked out for theft, I knew it was wrong never stole nothing before. Was overseas at the time and it just happened. It was in 1993 and of course I got a dishonorable discharge. I have no veteran nothing for the 7 1/2 years I spent in good standing. I moved on...
    Royw Royw 46-50, M 1 Response May 24, 2013

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    I was treated badly by other kids and teachers, at the time it affected me and into my 20's. However looking back, was I treated as an outcast, or are those who treat us - outcasts...
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    Well, before I was home schooled due to medical reasons. Ugh, how I tried to fit in so hard with those humans. >.>
    InvaderGashloog InvaderGashloog 70+, F 1 Response Oct 24

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    Probably in middle school since I was fat
    acitythatneverwakesup acitythatneverwakesup 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 25

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    I was. Cz I'm gay. Although I tried my best to pretend myself straight.
    Chinrussian Chinrussian 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 25

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    Because I was one of the few people who had manners.
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    Im SadisticPsychoB!tch. Some idiot vouldnt handle rejection! So he turned in my account. Way to go idiot. Hope ur happy! U know if ud of left me alone. I just might have hiven u...
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    And I love it! (not past tense because I'm currently in school) It's so much more to be weird and unique, it's more fun than being normal. Normal is boring.
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