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Old 06-12-2019, 05:11 AM
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Originally Posted by galen ubal View Post
Partially indicative - as a dual citizen, US and Australia, I could be enlist in either military, so long as I did not become a commissioned officer*. Enlisted man, NCO, both okay, but if I accepted a commission I'd have to renounce one or the other citizenship. Being a commissioned officer shows "overriding faith and allegiance" to that particular country, if I remember the phrasing correctly.
I've known several dual Israeli-U.S. citizens - including my own brother - who served as commissioned officers in the Israeli army, and no-one ever gave them any trouble with it.