activated 08/10/2002
updated 04/08/2012

Welcome to Pentagon Maverick Web Base - The PM Website is created to support, inform and benefit all Uniformed Services personnel: Active Duty, National Guard, Reserves, NOAA and Public Health Service, 23.1 Million Veterans, Retirees and their families.

    There were 2,035,921 US Military Retirees as of 30 SEP 2010. Over 40,665 US Military Retirees reside in nearly 150 countries and territories. For example, there are 29 in Afghanistan, 53 in Iraq, 1 in Yemen, 2,118 in South Korea, 3 in Russia, 3,544 in the Philippines, 10,379 in Puerto Rico, 1 in Somalia, 3,508 in Japan, 2,470 in United Kingdom, 545 in Thailand and 649 in Canada. 

     The Internet has allowed the military and veteran communities to communicate around the world in a matter of seconds.

                                                                                      Robert F. Sawallesh
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     Questions and comments are welcome. Robert (Bob) Sawallesh can be contacted by email by following the "Contact Me" link on this page. Any comments regarding the technical aspects of the website itself should be directed to the Webmaster by following the link below.
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