go into the service

go into the service

To join the military. Is it true that Tom plans to go into the service after high school? My grandfather went into the service not long after the attack on Pearl Harbor.
See also: go, service

go into the service

to enter one of the military services. She went into the service when she got out of high school. I chose not to go into the service.
See also: go, service
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But I still wanted to go into the service so I just went next door to the Air Force recruiter,'' she said.