I was medically discharged from the military back in 2009
I was medically discharged from the military back in 2009 and given a Med 200. My DD214 has a character of service of "Uncharacterized"? Am I considered a veteran, and would I be eligible for any veteran benefits under these circumstancesJA: Are you overseas or stateside?Customer: statesideJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: no i didn't know where to begin I wasn't given much information after I was dischargedJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no
Allen M., Esq.
JAG officer and former adjunct prof.
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
I SERVED 14 YEARS HAD 4 HONORAV , THEN i CAME UP
Customer: i SERVED 14 YEARS HAD 4 HONORAV JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue? Customer: THEN i CAME UP POSITIVE FOR MARIJUANA ON A UA. i WAS PUT ON TERMINAL LEAVE AND NEVER DISCHARGED. THEN THE ARMY HAD ME PICKED UP AS AWOL AND DISCHARGED UNDER CHAPTER 5 I WAS AN E-7 WITH 4 PRIOR HONORABLE DISCHARGES WHEN i RECEIVED MY DD214 I WAS REDUCED TO E-1 AND ALL OF MY SERVICE WAS ADDED TOGETHOR AS IF i NEVER HAD THOSE HONORABLE DISCHARGES AS A RESULT i HAVE NEVER BEEN ABLE TO USE THE VA. I WAS DISCHARGED IN MARCH OF 1990 JA: OK got it. Last thing — JustAnswer charges a fee (generally around $18) to post your type of question to Military Law Experts (you only pay if satisfied). There are a couple customers ahead of you. Are you willing to wait a bit? Customer: YES JA: OK. Now I'm going to take you to a page to place a secure deposit with JustAnswer. Don't worry, this chat is saved. After that, we will finish helping you.
I was granted a general discharge chapter 5 under Honorable
I was granted a general discharge chapter 5 under Honorable condition under misconduct. Can I Apply for veterans benefits for medical conditions that are surfacing now but can be connected to injuries that I received while in the service?
I am not sure what my options are/if any. But I am currently
I am not sure what my options are/if any. But I am currently on Active Duty (army) I have been in for 2 years. The entire 2 years I have tried to give time to adjust to the Army. But I am at the point where I am done. My question, very bluntly, is arethere any ways to get out?