Just approach it from the basis that you will be ahead of the curve when you do marry your soldier.
Living with Your Soldier It is true that you will not be allowed to live on post as an Army girlfriend.
Being a military wife means that we will move around a lot. ***** For me, it meant getting married halfway through my senior year of high school.
I will have to find new houses, schools, grocery stores, daycares, etc. I would never have gotten to live in the places I have without the military. He was still in Basic Training but we didn’t know where he would be in June (which was when we wanted to get married.) So, we planned a small but perfect wedding in three days. Yes, there are times when I sleep on the couch because I can’t stand sleeping in our bed without him.
However, Wired reports that if the Air Force 'accidentally' records Americans while spy drones are making training flights, it can keep the surveillance footage for up to 90 days -- and use it as intelligence data.
It is true that the Army does not officially recognize the girlfriends of Army soldiers.
reports some bases are remote cockpits, where soldiers fly the unmanned craft in the skies over Yemen and Afghanistan.
And that is all that really matters in the end, right?
He has since been medically retired but she continues to provide information to Army wives and families to make their adjustment to the Army lifestyle easier. Stateside, you CAN easily get involved in unit activities and more and more units are encouraging your involvement.