Most deployments last at least six months. Sure, you say, this is only half of a year. But think of the things that can occur in that half-year. You may receive a promotion and/ or an opportunity to relocate for work.
How do you maintain a military relationship?
10 Tips for Keeping a Relationship Strong During Deployment and SeparationTalk about your upcoming separation. Discuss how you will stay in touch. Establish mutual trust. Keep busy and stay active. If you have children, keep them occupied and on track. Supporting your children through the deployment cycle.More items •15 May 2020
What is the divorce rate in the military?
Married troops are divorcing at about the same rate as they have for the previous five years, according to new data released by the Pentagon. Since 2014 the divorce rate among men and women across the services has fluctuated between 3% and 3.1%.