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Old 07-19-2011, 07:04 PM
 
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Thumbs up im married and i want to join the army or navy.

i am married but i want to join the army or the navy.
i have two questions
1 which one is better
2 how am i going to keep my income coming to support my wife .
im 26 yrs old and i am very interested in joining .
somebody please help.............
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Old 07-19-2011, 07:15 PM
 
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i am married but i want to join the army or the navy.
i have two questions
1 which one is better What do you want to do
2 how am i going to keep my income coming to support my wife .??? Ummm, Direct deposit. Rephrase this.
im 26 yrs old and i am very interested in joining .
somebody please help.............
^^^


Enlisted or Zero?
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Old 07-19-2011, 07:25 PM
 
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Old 07-19-2011, 07:54 PM
 
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Pay shouldn't be an issue:

2011 Military Pay Scale Chart - for Army, Navy, Air Force and Marines

That's base... they there's housing, you get $ for dependents etc...

Zeros can have a nice life. (Lower enlisted with a family, not so much)

Now... you wanta be stationed in Ga, or on a ship?

(I'm paraphrasing, but you should be abel to figure out the 'GENERAL lifestyle differences.')

(Some army guys end up on the water, some navy guys never touch it.)
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Old 07-19-2011, 09:51 PM
 
Location: New Mexico USA
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i am married but i want to join the army or the navy.
Have you talked with the recruiters yet?

If not, then go talk to them.

If you have talked to the recruiters, start seeing what you qualify for....




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Old 07-19-2011, 10:09 PM
 
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i havent talk to a recruiter.
and i cant find a phone number on google.
i need to find either an address or a phone number.
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Old 07-19-2011, 10:23 PM
 
Location: New Mexico USA
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ARMY: Go Army Homepage | GoArmy.com

NAVY: http://www.navy.com/locator.html

Might as well check them all...

AIR FORCE: http://www.airforce.com/contact-us/recruiter-locator/

MARINES: http://www.marines.com/rmi

COAST GUARD: http://www.gocoastguard.com/get-the-...nd-a-recruiter



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Old 07-19-2011, 10:39 PM
 
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i havent talk to a recruiter.
and i cant find a phone number on google.
i need to find either an address or a phone number.


You'll be fine....

Sounds like you are PRIME officer material!




Just remember:
Ask your E-7's before you do ANYTHING and you'll be fine.
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Old 07-20-2011, 07:17 AM
 
Location: On the coast, east of the everglades.
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i am married but i want to join the army or the navy.
i have two questions
1 which one is better
2 how am i going to keep my income coming to support my wife .
im 26 yrs old and i am very interested in joining .
somebody please help.............
....It's not uncommon. Some people are married and want to join the French Foreign Legion.
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Old 07-20-2011, 08:19 AM
 
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You'll be fine....

Sounds like you are PRIME officer material!



Indeed.
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