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Uruguay - Military (Facts)
Military branches: Army, Navy (includes naval air arm, Marines, Maritime Prefecture in wartime), Air Force (Fuerza Aerea Uruguaya, FAU) (2006)
Military service age and obligation: 18 years of age for voluntary and compulsory military service; enlistment is voluntary in peacetime, but the government has the authority to conscript in emergencies (2007)
Manpower available for military service: males age 18-49: 764,408
females age 18-49: 760,341 (2005 est.)
Manpower fit for military service: males age 18-49: 637,445
females age 18-49: 631,046 (2005 est.)


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