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I am happy to try and assist if you would please clarify one point.
Did you actually receive a court-martial conviction?
I will be away from my computer some today, but you have my word I will be sure to check back for any updated word from you when I again return to this venue.
Yes i had court martial and my dd214 was BCD. I took some money. repay it back. I was pregnant when it happen. I never had any other run end with the military. My rank at the time was a E4. And I didnot have any money deducted. I was so upset with my self and was worrie about what I was going to do. I already had a Asssociate Degree.
Hello Sonya,My name isXXXXX a licensed attorney and am very happy to try and answer your question today. I am genuinely sorry for your circumstances and sincerely XXXXX XXXXX works out. I would also like to take this opportunity to express my true appreciation for your prior military service!Here is how this works. I am pleased to share some good news with you. The law does indeed allow for one in your shoes to seek the remedy of pardon. To apply for a pardon of a court-martial conviction, you will need to submit your completed petition directly to the applicable Secretary of the military branch in which your served. The process is free of charge to you.Here is the document to complete and submit:
Here is the correct address for submission:
Secretary of the Army
Department of the Army
Washington, DC 20310
If granted, you can then seek an upgrade of your discharge:
Army Review Boards Agency
1901 South Bell Street
If you have a follow-up question or need clarification, please just say the word by using "reply" to reach me. I will be sure to check back for any further word from you when I am again working online in this forum.I truly hope all works out for you and that the information I have provided proves useful. Thanks so much for using this service!Take care,Ben, J.D.
Thanks Ben, I really appreciate your help. I just need to know if I can get copies of the exact military court martial. It,s been over 25 years.
Good to hear from you again, and thanks for writing back! You are quite welcome, my pleasure entirely to be of service to you.
Yes, indeed, you will need to obtain a copy, and I had actually meant to include that point in my original answer. For your case, you will need to please contact:
Office of the Clerk of Court
U.S. Army Judiciary
901 North Stuart Street
I am doing fine , all I need to do is request my transcript. And I have to get dd214
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