lurine at softcom.net
Sun Nov 7 11:29:20 EST 2004
Here are links about the Backdoor Draft, Stop Loss Program and IRRs. There
are dozens of news reports on the these programs and the folks that are
"The Army disclosed yesterday it is preparing an involuntary recall to
active duty of about 5,600 former soldiers who have either retired or been
And, then there are the folks that aren't even military, "designated
emergency essential civilians" that suddenly find themselves in the position
of being, "essentially" drafted. Here's just one link on those folks:
----- Original Message -----
From: Rob <becidawa at hctc.com>
To: <homestead at lists.ibiblio.org>
Sent: Sunday, November 07, 2004 12:44 AM
Subject: [Homestead] Drafted...
> Just read this one...
> Unless this story is wrong this guy fulfilled his obligation and was long
> gone... Maybe they are just drafting truck drivers?
> >>HONOLULU -- A veteran of the first Persian Gulf War is suing the Army
> after it ordered him to report for duty 13 years after he was honorably
> discharged from active duty and eight years after he left the reserves<<
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