Department of Defense Appropriations for Fiscal Year 1989: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, Second Session, on H.R. 4781 ....
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1988
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Page 577 - To be prepared for war is one of the most effectual means of preserving peace.
Page 48 - PREPARED STATEMENT OF HON. ALFONSE D'AMATO, US SENATOR FROM NEW YORK Mr. Chairman...
Page 530 - Forces consist of the Army National Guard, Army Reserve, Naval Reserve, Marine Corps Reserve, Air National Guard, Air Force Reserve, and Coast Guard Reserve.
Page 424 - God, who presides over the destinies of nations, and who will raise up friends to fight our battles for us. The battle, sir, is not to the strong alone; it is to the vigilant, the active, the brave.
Page 369 - OPENING STATEMENT OF SENATOR SASSER Senator SASSER. The subcommittee will come to order. Today the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee will hear from the Secretary of the Army, the Honorable John 0.
Page 578 - Region TEN, New Orleans, Louisiana. Rear Admiral Smith was recalled to active duty In November 1984, as Deputy Director of Naval Reserve in Washington, DC At the time of recall, he was with EXXON in Houston, Texas. On 29 May 1987, he was named Commander, Naval Reserve Force and Chief of Naval Reserve, with additional duty as Director of Naval Reserve in the Office of Chief of Naval Operations. He is the first Reserve Officer and the first Surface Warfare Officer to head the Naval Reserve Force which...
Page 415 - CINCs control combat operations, receiving their guidance directly from the President and the Secretary of Defense through the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS).
Page 542 - ANG offers Incentives in the bonus and student loan repayment programs. These programs provide cash Incentives and assistance In repaying qualified, federally insured student loans to members who enlist or reenlist in Identified critical skills. Other benefits, such as the Community College of the Air Force and free College Level Examination Program (CLEP) and Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Educational Support (DANTES) testing, are also available.