Pussy is frequently in short supply for military males deployed over seas. The military had an unofficial war time policy of minimizing discharges for homosexuality and more than one man would later reveal he had been told he would be dishonorably discharged upon returning stateside. It was run by the head of naval law, G Jamieson, who suggested it was then possible to imagine a time when homosexuality in the Navy might be acceptable because of the "astonishingly rapid changes in sexual morality". Things may have been different for other people, but from my experience, the notion that long periods at sea somehow induce homosexual behavior is false. The rate of pregnancy and romantic relationships on board these vessels have been suppressed by the Pentagon for obvious reasons not the least of which is the overall affect on readiness and the number of female personnel who cannot honor their military commitment because of pregnancy. But the documents demonstrate that, 30 years before homosexuality was removed as a disciplinary offence in Januarythe naval hierarchy realised the need for change. Personnel Discover the key services available to serving personnel and access the Defence Gateway, where you can contact a range of external organisations.
Instead the Navy investigated downgrading homosexuality from an offence that warranted automatic discharge, because that left sailors open to blackmail.
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