Ultimate Duty Station: Bahrain

Bahrain is part of Central Command’s (CENTCOM) AOR. The CENTCOM website provides basic information on CENTCOM’s mission and operational posture in Bahrain.

Additional Screening

Additional Preparation

  • For missions in support of operations in other countries (e.g., HQ functions related to operations in Afghanistan), refer to the relevant country guide for reading lists and similar theater-specific knowledge.

Additional Policy

  • The CENTCOM Leave & Liberty instruction provides detailed information on the USCENTCOM Rest and Recuperation Policy (to be leave eligible, IA Sailor's orders need to state 270 boots-on-ground and 365 total TAD and the Sailor must have been ordered prior to 1 June 2014).

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