Sailors have always been intriguing people - sailing all over the world on a ship, fighting in wars, dealing with pirates, seeing places some people only dream about.
Due to the nature of their work, however, dating one can be rather difficult, especially if you have little or no background with the military.
Marcus Luttrell's daughter Addie may only be 2-years-old, but that hasn't stopped the 6'2'' father from preparing for the moment every parent dreads: dating.
I'd advise you look up the declining junior officer retention rates to get an idea of how realistic the prospect is of you not enjoying your time in the military, and why having the option to quit is a luxury we're not afforded.
For members of the United States military, conduct is governed by the military’s own law, the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ).
Not all contact between enlisted persons and officers or subordinates and superiors is prohibited, just contact that would compromise (or have the appearance of compromising) order, discipline, and the chain of command.
This article discusses the basics of fraternization in the military, the likelihood of facing charges, consequences, and possible defenses.
The UCMJ section prohibiting sex with persons below the military age of consent is very brief.