“SECRET LETTERS” to home one stop-loss soldiers story LETTER # 4

If you haven’t been following this series the time to start would be NOW. My fellow Americans this is not a “STORY of fiction” this is one soldier’s ongoing battle or should I say battles THIS IS REAL LIFE — get off your ass and pay attention, THIS is what is REALLY going on….. If you have no interest in the real world a.k.a. our “GOVERNMENT”, or it’s cruelty to those that serve and protect, you are wasting the very oxygen the rest of us with souls and hearts NEED — TO BRING THIS MAN — and all the others like him HOME……

The Local Vocal

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“SECRET LETTERS” to home one stop-loss soldiers story LETTER # 4

According to Wikipedia, the Stop-loss definition is:

“Stop-loss is a term primarily used in the United States military. In the U.S. military, it is the involuntary extension of a service member’s active duty service under the enlistment contract in order to retain them beyond their initial end of term of service (ETS) date and up to their contractually agreed end of obligated service (EOS). It also applies to the cessation of a permanent change of station (PCS) move for a member still in military service. Stop-loss was used immediately before and during the first Persian Gulf War. Since then, it has been used during deployments to SomaliaHaitiBosniaKosovo and after the September 11 attacks and the subsequent War on Terror.”

The policy has been legally challenged several times. However, Federal…

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