The National Guard Is Having a Nightmarish Time Keeping Soldiers and Recruiting New Ones (

This fiscal year, the Army Guard will miss its retention goals by about 14%, or roughly 4,800 soldiers.

The Army National Guard will likely be short tens of thousands of soldiers over the next couple of years as the service component is struggling to retain its troops and recruit new ones to replace them at a time when governors are constantly calling for their help.



Posted by urban dweller

RANK: Councilman

UPVote if you like this

98 Points


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *