You know in movies and such, where the dad or someone from the family dies and the black car pulls up to the house and informs the family of the death? Who from the military tells them that? Like what is the name of the job?- I don't really know, I don't think it's a soldier...
Asked By: :) - 5/3/2008
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Yes they are soldiers who are TAD (temporary assinged duty) to do that job... More
Answered By: Geoff C - 5/3/2008
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maybe the recruiters should do it...
Answered By: [sgt.]dumbass will be PVT.OLDASS - 5/3/2008
The casualty assistance program provides assistance to the primary next-of-kin (PNOK) of deceased soldiers and retirees. The Army may provide casualty assistance to the PNOK of all deceased soldiers in the following categories... More
Answered By: Amanda - 5/3/2008
What Geoff C said. It's an assigned job, and very hard, but rewarding and necessary.
Answered By: What to do? - 5/3/2008
wait wait wait... how is that job rewarding?!
Answered By: my2cents - 5/3/2008
They are soldiers. They get the reports from commanders or battle budies that were/are at the scene.
Answered By: Kimberly A - 5/3/2008
Another Temporary Duty<TDY>is the Skeleton Crew. They pick up the remains of people mainly miltary personnel.
Answered By: American Dissenter - 5/3/2008
George and dick should have to go to each family and beg forgiveness for ordering their family member to their death! At the very least it should be the fallen soldiers commanding officer that has to tell their family that solder has died and why!
Answered By: jackpi21 - 5/3/2008
I do this for a living. I work at the Casualty Assistance Center (CAC). There are 27 Conus (state side) CAC's and 6 Oconus(outside the states). I actually train the soldiers to do this duty. There two different jobs, the one you asking about is a Casualty Notification Officer (CNO), this is the soldier that is... More
Answered By: Hassan The Great - 5/6/2008
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