Yep, from my discharge in 1980 until 2003, my skills and training made it easy to get work in the electronics industry. Now, they just want to see your BS or MS, never mind that while the person hiring you was in diapers while you were making the world run!
The National Security commission visits the National Guard Patriot Academy on the Muscatatuck Urban Training Center in Butlerville, Ind. during the The American Legion 94th National Convention. The National Guard Patriot Academy is a pilot program of the National Guard Bureau that gives qualified high school dropouts the opportunity to join the National Guard, earn their high school diploma, and give back to the community.