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Career Prospects

Published on November 26, 2007

At the end of the initial enlistment, the legionnaire can extend his career by signing successive contracts of 6 months, 1 year, 2 years, 3 years, until he reaches 15 years service, or more if he so wishes (this depending on the rank and his good conduct during service). After 15 years of service he is entitled to a retirement pension payable even in foreign countries. During his career in the legion he will again and regularly be posted overseas.

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