alex asked in Politics & GovernmentMilitary · 1 month ago

What is the cut off age from staying in the u.s. army?

you can join up to 42 but say I Join at 41 how long until I'm released or discharged

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  • Daniel
    Lv 7
    1 month ago
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    For most people, it's 62 without a waiver (which is usually only granted for people like healthcare and chaplains that are allowed to enter above the normal cutoff ages).  Some senior officers can stay longer.

    I just commissioned someone as a healthcare provider and she had to sign a form stating that she understood that she might not be able to get 20 years in before being forced out due to age.

  • PIE
    Lv 4
    1 month ago

    You CAN'T join at 42 unless you previously served, am I correct?

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    There is no cut off age.   Many people serve in the US military their entire careers.    Norman Marous served for almost 41 years.

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