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General Military Questions

Military Bases In Virginia

There are a total of 19 active military bases in Virginia, including some of the oldest and most famous in the country. Most of the bases are Army or Navy, but all five branches are represented with bases in Virginia. Related Article – Military Bases In Florida Army Bases in Virginia Fort Belvoir Location: Fairfax, Read More…

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Army

Army Bases In Florida

Florida is a fairly large state, but surprisingly, they do not have a large presence of army bases. The few army bases in Florida are smaller installations. They have a wide range of history, as one was up and running in the 1700s and 1800s, while the others were opened in 1939 and 1997. Though Read More…

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Navy

US Navy Bases In Japan

The United States military has a fairly large number of installments in Japan, five of which are US Navy bases.  The history of US Navy bases in Japan varies greatly from site to site. Two of the Navy bases shown below were founded in the late 1800s. One was founded around the time of the Read More…

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Air Force

Air Force Basic Training Graduation Dates (2020)

In the current era of Covid-19, we have seen substantial changes and adjustments in every branch of the military to how they are dealing with graduation ceremonies. While this year’s ceremonies will look very different and face many limitations, you can still support your trainee in many ways. Every individual puts in hard work and Read More…

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Marines

USMC PFT/CFT Calculator

Rather than provide you with complicated tables to calculate your score, OMK has developed a USMC PFT/CFT Calculator. This calculator will quickly and accurately show you your score, check it out below. USMC PFT/CFT Calculator What Is The Marine Corps PFT and CFT? The Marine Corps Physical Fitness Test, or PFT, is a test used Read More…

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Marine Combat Fitness Test (CFT)

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How to Prepare for the USMC Swim Qual

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Marines

Dating a Marine: 10 Pros and Cons

If you are considering starting a relationship with a Marine, there are some pros and cons to consider before that first date. There are unique obstacles to dating a Marine that require you to be flexible and understanding, even if you feel lonely or out of place. Also, there many benefits to being in a Read More…

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What To Bring To Marine Boot Camp

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Marine Corps Boot Camp Graduation Gift Ideas

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Coast Guard

Coast Guard Boot Camp Graduation Dates For 2020

Coast Guard Graduation is an exciting time for new trainees and their families to celebrate all that they have achieved at their time in training. With all of the excitement and logistics to deal with, many people get easily overwhelmed when trying to figure out how to get to the base and what to expect Read More…

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Marines

USMC PFT/CFT Calculator

Rather than provide you with complicated tables to calculate your score, OMK has developed a USMC PFT/CFT Calculator. This calculator will quickly and accurately show you your score, check it out below. USMC PFT/CFT Calculator What Is The Marine Corps PFT and CFT? The Marine Corps Physical Fitness Test, or PFT, is a test used Read More…

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Military Discounts

Banana Republic Military Discount

Banana Republic is a fashionable clothing store with around 700 locations worldwide, most of which are in the United States. Some Banana Republic locations offer a military discount, ranging from 10%-20% off. Click Here to jump to details on the Banana Republic military discount. About Banana Republic Banana Republic was founded in 1978 in California. Read More…

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