Selected Reserve


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Selected Reserve

Those units and individuals within the Ready Reserve designated by their respective Services and approved by the Joint Chiefs of Staff as so essential to initial wartime missions that they have priority over all other Reserves. All Selected Reservists are in an active status. The Selected Reserve also includes persons performing initial active duty for training. See also Ready Reserve.
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Armed Forces or Selected Reserve of the Ready Reserve
The Selected Reserve is part of the Ready Reserve of each Reserve component consisting of units and individuals who training participate and serve on paid active duty for training each year.
If currently serving in the Selected Reserve with 10 or more years of creditable service towards retirement, the veteran must commit to serving an additional three years or until eligible for retirement, or be separated from the Selected Reserve due to a physical disability.
support and maintain minimum average trained strengths of the selected Reserve as mandated by Congress
The Selected Reserve, or SELRES, is the Navy's primary source of immediate mobilization manpower and represents those Reservists who are paid, either as weekend drillers or who serve as Full Time Support (FTS) on active duty status in the training and administration of the Navy Reserve Force program.
He's a very single-minded type who has selected reserve players and ignored more obvious candidates.
Selected Reserve members are those who normally attend regular drills and are the Reserves most readily available for call-up to active duty.
Of particular concern to reserve commands is managing crew rest for their selected reserve aviators.
The Reserve Loan Repayment Program offers eligible recruits who enlist for at least six years in a Selected Reserve Troop Program Unit up to $10,000 toward qualifying student loans.
Reservists who are assigned to the Ready Reserve are further assigned to one of its three sub-components: the Selected Reserve, the Individual Ready Reserve (IRR), or the Inactive National Guard (ING).
Even though it's no longer the primary mission, the Center still trains selected Reserve officers to compete in the annual NATO CIOR Military Skills Competition.
Authorized a new program of educational assistance to members of the Selected Reserve, providing varying amounts of aid depending on the length of time mobilized

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