Information from the Navy.mil website:
The mission of the Navy is to maintain, train and equip combat-ready Naval forces capable of winning wars, deterring aggression and maintaining freedom of the seas.
|Active Duty: 328,828|
|Ready Reserve: 107,660 [As of Mar 2016 ]|
|Selected Reserves: 57,175|
|Individual Ready Reserve: 50,485|
|Reserves currently mobilized: 2,911 [As of Mar 2016]|
|Navy Department Civilian Employees: 206,851|
The answer to: “What are your most vivid memories upon arriving at your first duty station (after training)?”
A Sailor, in 1988, at an Air Force Base in Japan answers the question.
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