Special Report

States With the Most People in the Military

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40. Tennessee
> Total active duty: 2,194
> Total no.of military bases: 48
> Largest base: Naval Support Activity Mid-South (1,619 personnel)
> Largest branch: Navy (1,373 enlistees)

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39. Pennsylvania
> Total active duty: 2,515
> Total no.of military bases: 126
> Largest base: Carlisle Barracks (1,969 personnel)
> Largest branch: Navy (693 enlistees)

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38. Rhode Island
> Total active duty: 2,931
> Total no.of military bases: 27
> Largest base: Naval Station Newport (6,934 personnel)
> Largest branch: Navy (2,229 enlistees)

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37. Wyoming
> Total active duty: 3,202
> Total no.of military bases: 94
> Largest base: Francis E Warren Air Force Base (6,433 personnel)
> Largest branch: Air Force (3,157 enlistees)

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36. Montana
> Total active duty: 3,308
> Total no.of military bases: 248
> Largest base: Malmstrom Air Force Base (6,828 personnel)
> Largest branch: Air Force (3,215 enlistees)