ADDENDUM TO CERTIFICATE OF ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF SERVICE REQUIREMENT FOR
ENLISTMENT INTO THE UNITED STATES ARMY RESERVE OFFICER CANDIDATE SCHOOL
For use of this form, see AR 601-210; the proponent agency is DCS, G-1.
1. ACKNOWLEDGMENT: In connection with my enlistment into the USAR, I hereby acknowledge that I understand that -
a. I will be required to serve 8 years in the USAR and that upon my commissioning serve not less than 6 years in a Troop Program
Unit and the remainder of my Military Service Obligation as prescribed by law.
b. My enlistment into the USAR OCS Program assures me that upon completion of required training that I will be commissioned in
2. The following condition and requirements are hereby acknowledged:
a. I must successfully completed training to include Basic Combat Training and the Officer Candidate School in order to become
eligible for a commission.
b. I must qualify for a security clearance.
c. I must satisfactorily pass the Advanced Physical Fitness Examination prior to enrollment in the OCS Program.
d I will accept a Branch in accordance with the unit vacancy for which I am enlisting. I am enlisting for the following
position: AR 601-210 paragraph
e. The Unit Commander retains the authority to utilize me in accordance with the needs of the Army.
f. Upon my commissioning, I will serve not less than 6 years in a TPU, unless sooner relieved by proper authority.
g. In the event that I should fail to complete OCS training I will be required to complete my Military Service Obligation as prescribed
by law. My unit may require that I be trained in an enlisted MOS for which I am qualified and a vacancy exists.
3. I have read and understand the statements above and those contained in the DA Form 3540 series and hereby declare I fully
understand my enlistment commitment and the conditions thereof.
GUIDANCE COUNSELOR'S NAME, GRADE, SSN
GUIDANCE COUNSELOR'S SIGNATURE
APPLICANT'S NAME, SSN
DA FORM 5586, APR 2005
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