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I am the widow of a 30 year Army veteran. He served in WWII

I am the widow of a 30 year Army veteran. He served in WWII Am I eligible for any Veterans benefits?

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I was reviewing my attached discharge and punishment

Hi, I was reviewing my attached discharge and punishment paperwork and I think I have found an error.Upon reading the "Non Judicial Punishment Proceeding" Section 1 d states "If you accept non judicial punishment proceedings and are found to have committed one or more of the offenses alleged, the maximum punishment the commander taking action may impose on you is listed on Page 3." Then in Section 3 b - I initialed to indicate that "I waive my right to court-martial and accept nonjudicial punishment proceedings."Moving on to Page 3 under the Maximum Permissible Punishments. It states 1.a "Lieutenant Colonel or above and you are enlisted: Forfeiture of one half month's pay per month for two months (Which I did receive as punishment), 60 days restriction, 45 days extra duty, 30 days correctional custody, a reprimand, and reduction of one grade; E-4 and below may be reduced to E-1."No where under the maximum permissible punishments does it state discharge or separation from service.Please advise.

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I SERVED 14 YEARS HAD 4 HONORAV JA: Thanks. Can

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.

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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?

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I was honorably discharged (DD256MC) from the Marine

I was honorably discharged (DD256MC) from the Marine reserves in 1987. Can I receive veteran's benefits through the VA

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Are there any benefits available widows of non active

Are there any benefits available for surviving widows of non active veteran's?

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What exactly is an uncharacteristic discharge? I know it

What exactly is an uncharacteristic discharge? I know it does not meet honorable, dishonorable or general discharge criteria. Is it just an easy way to back out of a military enlistment contract?

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Can MN include my VA disability income to determine child

Can MN include my VA disability income to determine child support?

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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?

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