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AFRSI 36-2001 RECRUITING PROCEDURES FOR THE AIR FORCE (8 Sept 2008)

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2.40. DEP Discharge:

2.40.1. Enlistees will be discharged from the DEP when they:
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2.40.1.2. Fail to report for AD enlistment.

Comments: "AD" is "Active Duty".

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2.40.1.6. Request to be discharged.

Comments: Here it says that you must be discharged if you request it or don't go to Active Duty.

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Attachment 9
SAMPLE REQUEST FOR DEP DISCHARGE ORDERS

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2. Airman Smith was found disqualified for enlistment in the Regular Air Force in accordance with AFI 36-3209, Separation and Retirement Procedures for Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve Members. Specific reasons for disqualification are as follows:

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