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06/02/2011
National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of May 31, 2011

              This week the Navy announced a decrease in activated reservists, while the Army, Marine Corps, and Air Force announced an increase. The Coast Guard announced no change. The net collective result is 872 more...



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