Some articles on contractual military personnel, military:
... The NCO ranks in the Finnish Defence Force are filled by conscripts, career NCOs and contractual military personnel ... The contractual military personnel (sopimussotilaat) serve in their reserve ranks ... After discharge from the military, both career NCOs and contractual military personnel revert to their personal reserve ranks ...
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