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I Was Kicked Out Of The Military

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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