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asked in category: General Last Updated: 9th January, 2020

What is a military wife?

military-spouse. Noun. (plural military spouses) A person whose spouse (wife or husband) is a member a nation's armed forces.

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Similarly one may ask, do military spouses get paid?

Although not known as "military marriage pay," service members do receive a pay increase as part of their housing and cost-of-living allowances after they get married.

Similarly, what are military wives called? 'Dependa' is a horrible insult mainly used by military spouses to put each other down. Every military spouse is a dependent (unless they are active duty), but to be a dependa infers that someone is useless or stupid.

Also know, how does it feel to be a military wife?

Being a Military Wife is Hard Because…. You've got to hold it together when your service member leaves to work in a really dangerous place for months on end or more. You've got to be okay with letting go some of the control in your life because Lord knows the military is going to make some big life decisions for you.

How much money do military wives get?

Military spouses are eligible to receive up to $100,000 in life insurance coverage. Military members can elect to enroll their family members in this program for coverage of $10,000 to $100,000.

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