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Thank you for the information and your question. The changes that have occurred are only in regards ***** ***** periods of "active service" might qualify a Reservist for VA benefits. There still must be active service though, so if you did not have any, you would not qualify for VA benefits (including medical, education, or home loan guarantees.)
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I apologize for not getting back to you yesterday, but I just simply could not get back to my computer. In any event, the service (24 months) is active-duty. But also, during pre-Gulf War period if you were called to active-duty for less than 24 months, but at least 181, then if you would have served the entire period of those orders, you would have qualified for VA home loan guarantee. So, the big change for Gulf War Reservists was that they would have only had to had 90 versus 181 days active-service if their orders were fully served.
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