I knew someone in the 80's who wanted out, but couldn't afford to pay for it. So he told them he was gay and they gave him the boot.How much of it will need to be banked to pay for this ?
Campaigners say veterans should also get compensation for injustice they suffered and pensions restoredwww.theguardian.com
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I remember some getting hoofed around 1980
That equates to around 9 Infantry Battalions getting hoofed between 1980 - 2000.
It's not going to be cheap.
I believe it depended on your role and how long you had left back then. I have no idea about now.
https://www.arrse.co.uk/community/t...g-back-premature-voluntary-release-pvr.31043/When we were living in Germany, I heard a tale of one Soldier who went to the bank on his Lunchbreak, got a Bank loan came back and bought himself out of the Army and shacked up with his German Girlfriend.
So l just wondered roughly how much to buy yourself out.
I'll be sure to tell Uncle Nick I'm not MOD(Navy) next time he tells me to jump Davros.
Now go do something useful with yourself and stare at the stairs.
As predicted the idea is to spend more money on toys and less on boots on the ground. But all the shiny technology isn't going to run a test and trace or vaccination service or clear up after floods...