command-sponsored dependent

command-sponsored dependent

A dependent entitled to travel to overseas commands at Government expense and endorsed by the appropriate military commander to be present in a dependent's status.
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Dependents Remaining Overseas -- Allows members to generate a memorandum for their command-sponsored dependents to remain in the overseas area if they are being assigned stateside or to a different overseas location.
Early Return of Dependents -- Allows members to prepare a memorandum to return their command-sponsored dependents from the overseas area at government expense.