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Demobilization or demobilisation (see spelling differences) is the process of standing down a nation's armed forces from combat-ready status. [1]

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Alan Allport

Alan Allport (born 1970) is a British historian whose work looks at the relationship between war and society during the period of the two world wars.

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American and British English spelling differences

Many of the differences between American and British English date back to a time when spelling standards had not yet developed.

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Demilitarisation

Demilitarisation or demilitarization may mean the reduction of state armed forces.

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Demob suit

A demob suit was a suit of civilian clothes given to a man on his demobilisation from the British armed forces at the end of the Second World War.

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Demobilisation of the British Armed Forces after the Second World War

At the end of the Second World War, there were approximately five million servicemen and servicewomen in the British Armed Forces.

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Demobilization of United States armed forces after World War II

The Demobilization of United States armed forces after the Second World War began with the defeat of Germany in May 1945 and continued through 1946.

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Disarmament, demobilization and reintegration

Disarmament, demobilisation and reintegration (DDR), or disarmament, demobilisation, repatriation, reintegration and resettlement (DDRRR) are applied strategies for executing successful peacekeeping operations, and is generally the strategy employed by all UN Peacekeeping Operations following civil wars.

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Military

A military or armed force is a professional organization formally authorized by a sovereign state to use lethal or deadly force and weapons to support the interests of the state.

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Military discharge

A military discharge is given when a member of the armed forces is released from his or her obligation to serve.

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Mobilization

Mobilization, in military terminology, is the act of assembling and readying troops and supplies for war.

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Senioritis

Senioritis is a colloquial term mainly used in the United States and Canada to describe the decreased motivation toward studies displayed by students who are nearing the end of their high school, college, and graduate school careers, or the end of the school year in general.

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United States Armed Forces

The United States Armed Forces are the military forces of the United States of America.

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War

War is a state of armed conflict between states, societies and informal groups, such as insurgents and militias.

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World War 2 UK Demobilization Centres

At the end of World War 2, British servicemen and women returned to civilian life by passing through a demobilization centre.

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World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

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19th of April Movement

The 19th of April Movement (in Spanish: Movimiento 19 de Abril) or M-19, was a Colombian guerrilla movement.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Demobilization

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