This book provides history of U.S. military personnel in foreign areas, with emphasis on the relationship between their frequent relocation and their propensity to migrate after retirement, and describes the world distribution of the 1.2 million members that comprise the military retiree population.
Introduction Part One: Military Retirees Around the World 1. Development and Size of the Military Retiree Community 2. World Distribution of Military Retirees Part Two: Mexico And Panama 3. Mexico 4. Panama Part Three: Central America 5. Locations of Military Retirees and Locational Factors 6. Military Retiree Characteristics 7. Significance of the Migration