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Definition: A military service member is considered to be absent without leave if the member, without authority, fails to go to his/her appointed place of duty at the time prescribed, goes from that place, or is absent of remains absent from his/her unit, organization, or place of duty. The service member will NOT be arrested for this type of military status

AWOL - Absent w/o Leave

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Definition: A service member who, without authority, goes or remains absent from his/her unit, organization, or place of duty with the intent to remain away permanently. This is a felony.

Deserter

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Any information regarding AWOL personnel will be forwarded to the proper military branch by _____.

Telephone

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Members will verify deserter wanted status by contacting the _______ ________ branch.

Appropriate Military