ARCC (Army Reserve Career Counselor)
If I switch over to Reserve after doing 14 years of active duty and accumulate 6 more years of active duty years with mobilization, AGR...etc, would I be able to retire with the active duty pension?
Posted 3 mo ago
No you cannot. You must be brought onto AD to receive an AD retirement. You can continue to accumulate the remainder of the six years while in the RC, but unless you're in the AGR that will be difficult. If you're in AGR you can retire with an AD retirement because you are actually on AD. You may not retire while on ADOS or a mobilization. You may request to be brought onto AD for the purpose of retirement under a program called Sanctuary. I'm not sure how Sanctuary works for Officers, you usually only see it referred to with enlisted
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