Our membership base is made of up of over 600,000 (and growing) civilians and singles in the army, navy, air force, coast guard, marines and various other military organizations based around the world.We are committed to helping you find the perfect match no matter where in the world they may be.When I joined as a private you didn't dare so much as look at a lance-corporal sideways. But if you get in that position I don't think you'd really want to pour your heart out to the papers."A young infantryman from Liverpool who served in the Iraq war said no one outside the Army could know what it was like. And you're expected to carry on."The infantryman said Army life, with its long separations, has a catastrophic effect on marriages. When the husbands are away all the wives come down here [to the bars in Catterick Garrison] and you think, 'If I was married, that could be my wife'. Leave her at home."I'm not saying everyone does, but a lot of them do sleep with someone else."You live an Army life and you go home for five days and they just don't understand what you've seen."How can you lead a normal life after you've put someone's guts back in someone's stomach? He got shot in the front, it ricocheted round his body and took one of his buttocks off. There's no written rule, but there's an unwritten rule for me and my mates, you'll not sleep with the same battalion's wives.
If the sex is consensual, the crime is known as "carnal knowledge" and is not punishable by death.
For members of the United States military, conduct is governed by the military’s own law, the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ).
For military members, the crime of rape can be (and has been) punished by death.
A taxi driver who recently left the Royal Logistics Corps said that during his 16 years' service he was married twice and divorced twice.
He has an eight-year-old son by one of these marriages and a child by the woman with whom he now lives, who also has two children of her own.
He wants to see the eight-year-old, who lives only three miles away.