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I have a RE code of 6H from the Air Guard. how do I get the

i have a RE code of 6H from the Air Guard. how do I get the code updated to re enlist?JA: Are you overseas or stateside?Customer: state side but I'm flying out tonight for a deployment. I'm a contractor, not longer in the military.JA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: recruiter and someone at "my pers" it was a 800 number the recruiter told me to call. they told me to fill out a "app for correction" I just want to make sure this is the right way to go about it before I send itJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I was in the air guard for over a year and never attended basic, they couldn't get me dates to go so I separated. My discharge says an entry level separate - no fault of their own

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NEED A COPY OF MY AIR FORCE DISCHARGE PAPERS : NO : SERVICE

NEED A COPY OF MY AIR FORCE DISCHARGE PAPERSJA: The Military Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: NOJA: Please tell me everything you can about this issue so the Military Lawyer can help you best. Please give me a bit more information, so we can help you best.Customer: SERVICE NUMBER AF18848850....NEED MY CERTIFICATE TO GET A HOME LOAN. CANNOT FIND MY ORIGINAL. DATE OF SEPERATION IS 8/8/1967.JA: Is there anything else important you think the Military Lawyer should know?Customer: NOJA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Military Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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In 1985 I received a General Discharge from the USN, I was

In 1985 I received a General Discharge from the USN, I was a loyal sailor and always had good evaluations, no legal disciplinary issues during my enlistment. However, I did come up positive on a few "on board" UA tests that at the time had to be confirmed by a civilian chem lab before the military could take legal action against me. Every test came back negative from the civilian chem lab. On my discharge papers my evaluations for my job performance where purposely lowered, I was given a General discharge and working on it, Marijiuna, cocaine use abuse. I have never applied for VA benefits because of this but i am now trying to get a VA loan. Not sure if I have any grounds to have this language removed.JA: OK. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: No I have not, also I have not been denied benefits from the VA as of yet.JA: Please tell me everything you can about this issue so the Military Lawyer can help you best. Is there anything else important you think the Military Lawyer should know?Customer: No thats pretty much it in a nutshell, when I was discharged the state of california denied me unemployment benefits. I just don't know how the VA is going to rule on my request for a home loan with the language on my discharge papers.JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Military Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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Separation information (type of separation, character of

Separation information (type of separation, character of service, authority and reason for separation, separation and reenlistment eligibility codes) What do each of these mean please?

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We have a non-profit organization that trains and places

We have a non-profit organization that trains and places service dogs with people in need. Because we appreciate the sacrifice members of the military have made, we will donate a service dog at no charge to a veteran in need. We recently had an applicant that claimed to be a veteran of the Marine Corp and that he served in Iraq. We are finding some things to be untrue with part of his application and now are questioning whether or not he did serve in the Marines. My questions are: how do we verify he was in the military if he will not present his discharge papers; and, is it a crime if he fraudulently represents himself as veteran for personal gain. A well trained service dog, if purchased may cost between $20 to $50,000. If an individual were to get a dog through misrepresentation, not only is it costly for the non-profit, it deprives a worthy person of a dog. If you may have an answer on this, I appreciated it. My email is:***@******.***. Thank you.

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What are my rights as an adopted child of a military man?

What are my rights as an adopted child of a military man ?Can I get help in probate ?Can I get help from the military with protecting my rights during probate ?

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I have a question about my DD214. I was discharged in 2013

Hello, I have a question about my DD214. I was discharged in 2013 under general discharge, General separation. I had trouble running but my recruiter told me that I would be fine, so I listened to him. I spoke with a Navy doctor and he said it sounded like exercise induced asthma and that I would probably grow out of it and that I should check in with a family doctor back at home. They said I could get a waiver and I could go back in. I know for a fact that i have the re-entry code on my DD214 to go back in. They put fraudulent entry on my discharge papers as well. Now, I have been out for 2 years now, and I want to be a game warden or something to deal with Law. I have been worried constantly that this has completely ruined my chance to one, become a police officer, and two to become a Game warden. Has it ruined my chances, or is it nothing to honestly worry about? I have no traffic violations, no criminal history, I was able to get my concealed weapons permit, I work as a security guard and attend school full time with perfect attendance and a very good GPA. I just dont want to spend this money on education for a game warden or a cop if i cant be one. Please help me out with this. Thank you.

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Legal and continuation of past case. Greetings Marsha411JD,

Legal and continuation of past case. GreetingsCustomer My son was discharged from the USAF, in our opinion unfairly. Although no charges were filed, he was given a General Discharge after serving 3 years 7 months of quality service as evidenced bypositive recommendation letters form his superiors officers and colleagues. The paperwork and reasons for the discharge are exaggerated and misleading. Background: On one single occasion, he helped an ailing airman by giving him his left over pain meds fromthe dentist. We in no way dispute that this was wrong and against Air Force policy. In our opinion, an infringement that might warrant demotion, reprimand, etc. His discharge papers state: Drug Abuse and Distribution. Both accusations and his punishment area bit too much and we feel did not warrant discharge. I believe "Distribution" implies the regular and repeated distribution for sale. "Drug Abuse" implies that he was using illegal substances. Both are not true. We do understand that what he did was in factwrong and against policy, but, please. The son of our Vice-President was caught using prior to admission to the military and admitted, and caught using while on active duty. He was given an administrative discharge that eventually turned into an Honorable.How fair is that. In another case, a non-commissioned officer was charged with rapping a younger airman. The officer was relocated while the Airman was administratively discharged. Something is terribly wrong here. My son, Matthew was never charged with anything.Its been a year since his discharge. We need your advise as to (1) how do we arrange to meet with the military board to review his case (2) restore and reverse the reasons for discharge - ideally, have him completely restored and the "words: Distribution"and Drug Abuse" removed from his record. In addition to a military hearing, I may, if advised to do so, seek additional legal damages. Another note: At the time of the discharge, I understand that the Air Force or the discharging officer was charged with downsizing which may have influenced his decision. Matthew has several letters demonstrating his outstanding character and service to his unit and to the Air Force. We were very please with your services in our last request and hope you are able to help us inmoving forward. Bot***** *****ne: What do we do next and who do we contact? Thank you so very much! Ted Johnson, father of ***** *****

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I popped positive on a urinalysis as a member of the CA Air National Guard, I was n

Hello, I popped positive on a urinalysis as a member of the CA Air National Guard, I was notified early this month of results from a test that was conducted on 3 October, 2014. 3 October was the Friday before drill, and at the time I was a State Active Duty Employee. I was not in a UTA/Drill/Orders status of any kind, when conducting duty as an SAD member, I am an employee of the State of California, not the Air National Guard. Is the UA still valid?

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