How Long Are You Supposed to Serve in the Army?: Basic Training Q&A

PVT Warren Tyson says recruits serve in the Army for as long as their contracts require.

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Hi, I'm Private Warren Tyson from Dallas, Texas. John from Arkansas would like to know; "How long were you suppose to serve in the Army?"

You serve as long as you sign your contract for. If you were active for 3-years that's how long you serve.