enlistee enlistee  /ɪn ˌlɪ ˈsti/


  • (n) any new member or supporter (as in the armed forces)


  1. That's when a PIV enlistee named Christian Wurtemburg, a Swiss national, turned up dead tortured and garroted.
  2. A Minnesota high school nixes a yearbook photo of an Army enlistee in the senior class because it shows her sitting atop a cannon outside a Veterans of Foreign Wars post.
  3. It was not the glorious death the Army might have wished for such an outsize enlistee.


  • Longtime F.C. Resident Irene Sorrough Dies

    Irene Michels Sorrough, a resident of Falls Church since 1947 and member of the St. James Catholic Church, died on May 22 at the age of 98. She was a career enlistee in the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) and Women’s Army Corps (WAC) for 62 years from 1942 to [...]
    on July 31, 2013     Source: Falls Church News-Press

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