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Originally Posted by AlaskaErik View Post
That is incorrect. Prior service is simply someone who was once in the military and got out after his enlistment(s) without enough time to qualify for retirement. I served six years in the Marine Corps over two enlistments. When I joined the Air National Guard, I was considered prior service. I had two DD 214s from those two enlistments. Someone who does less than one enlistment may or may be considered prior service, depending on the circumstances.
As the OP stated, that is MY personal opinion of what the requirements and ranking should be.
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