2 Replies Latest reply on Mar 18, 2020 12:10 PM by A Judd

    What was/is a US Army disposable recruit?

    A Judd Newbie

      What was/is a US Army disposable recruit? I've seen the term "disposable" used in General Courts-Martial Orders (Company E, Disposable Recruit, General Services, US Army - 1873) and in assignment orders (Disposable recruits sent to Columbus Barracks - 1911).