What is Active Service (UK)?

Introduction Under section 48(1) of the Coroners and Justice Act 2009 “active service” is defined as service in: “a. an action or operation against an enemy (within the meaning given by section 374 of the Armed Forces Act 2006 (c. 52)),b. an operation outside the British Islands for the protection of life or property, orc.… Read More


What is Active Duty/Service?

Introduction Active duty is a full-time occupation as part of a military force, as opposed to reserve duty. active duty is a United States (US) term, in the United Kingdom (UK) and the Commonwealth of Nations the equivalent term is active service. India The Indian Armed Forces are considered to be one of the largest… Read More