Q: Army : Transfer from Active duty to Reserve
I'm active duty in the Army and I have been in for about 9 months. I just found out that my father has a kidney failure with 20% GFR (Glomerular Filtration Rate) and he just had a heart attack recently. I was thinking about switching to the Reserve or National Guard so that I can be close to home to take care of my father. So would it be possible that I could switch from active duty to national guard or reserve while I am still in contract (4 year contract in my case)? I really need to go back home.
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