IN MY OWN WORDS
- USNR: 'Global Ambassador of Health'. // Officer;Feb/Mar2008, Vol. 84 Issue 2, p40
The article discusses the U.S. Navy Reserve's medical group. Its primary mission is to assist those who are victimized by a natural disasters across the world. They are also responsible for the provision of medical assistance of the servicemen and women who serve the country as well as their...
- San Diego's Sailors Soon to Take on a New Look. Gallant, Julie // San Diego Business Journal;4/10/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 15, p15
The article reports that the U.S. Navy has introduced new uniforms for its enlisted personnel in San Diego, California. The concept for changing the traditional-style uniforms began several years ago when the Navy had conducted a survey to measure the level of satisfaction with the uniforms....
- The Nurses Have Not Lagged Behind. // Saturday Evening Post;4/28/1945, Vol. 217 Issue 44, p108
Refutes the assumption that nurses have failed to volunteer for war service in the U.S. Overview of data from the Army Nurse Corps and the Navy Nurse Corps; Explanation by the War Department why it has given little support to the nurse-recruitment drive; Considerations that need to be tackled in...
- RE-ENLISTING ARMY RESERVE SOLDIER PROFILES. // Warrior Citizen;Fall2008, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p21
The article presents the profiles of several soldiers of the U.S. Army Reserve including Specialist Laura Mosley, Sergeant Juan Pablo Leon, and Sergeant Alicia Law who have reaffirmed their commitment to serving the country by participating in a centennial re-enlistment ceremony in Baghdad, Iraq.
- PREDICTION OF FIRST-CRUISE REENLISTMENT RATE. Dailey, John T. // Operations Research;Sep/Oct58, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p686
First-term reenlistment rates were not recorded in the Navy prior to 1953 However, it has been found possible to estimate retention rates for yearly or quarterly entry groups of recruits back to 1936 These rates approximate the reenlistment rates at the end of the first term and vary from a high...
- The Class of 1945. Bottom, Raymond // Good Old Days;May2007, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p38
The author recollects his senior year in high school in 1945. During that year, the war has begun in Europe and the Pacific, and reports of injuries and deaths of friends from classes of 1943 and 1944 often cast a poll of sadness and sorrow over them. He decided to join three of his friends who...
- Sea Cadets and the Shipmate Program. Vergun, David // Sea Power;Jul2003, Vol. 46 Issue 7, p50
Discusses the Navy League's programs to encourage youths to pursue a career in the U.S. Navy. Establishment of the Buddies program which sponsored cruises aboard U.S. Navy ships for high-school-age boys; Education of young people about sea services; Categories of the Sea Cadet program.
- SWCC Demonstrations at Portland Rose Festival. Rowley, Eric J. // All Hands;Jul2008, Issue 1096, p34
The article reports on demonstrations and boat rides provided by Special Warfare Combatant-craft Crewman from San Diego, California to help recruit new members to the special warfare community at the 101st annual Portland Rose Festival.
- Gender and the Propensity To Enlist in the U.S. Military. Segal, Mady W.; Segal, David R.; Bachman, Jerald G. // Gender Issues;Summer98, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p65
Provides information on a study that analyzed sex differences in high school seniors' propensity to enlist in the military. Discussions on how characteristics of men and women affect their propensity and actual service; Analysis on the differences between preferences and expectations regarding...