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married to us navy man 1957...divorced 1980...remarried 1980
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HI, I was a career Navy spouse of 20+ years. My husband and I had 2 sons together. We divroced in 2004. His uncle performed the divorce. I agreed to have no entitlement to his retirement pay, if he wo… read more
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My husband and I are going through a divorce right now. He got off of active duty in 2003 after serving for 20 yrs. and is considered to be in the reserves until 2013. We have been married for over 21… read more
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Divorce was final on 14 Aug 2008. Separation of the Military retirement is still pending. In the settlement agreement is stipulated for me(ex wife) to prepare if, I wish, a Domestic Relations Order ag… read more
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My husband is retired Navy of 20yrs as of may 2008..he just informed that he has been cheating on me..im looking for a divorce lawyer that can handle my case. we have a 13 yr old at home..we just boug… read more
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My husband retired, with 20 years service. We were married
My husband retired, with 20 years service. We were married 1982 after he got out of the military, but went back in, 1983. He was in reserves during this time. He retired 2001, and was credited with 2 … read more
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My husband is retired and I have not filed for my portion of benefits. We were married 15 yrs. We had the same lawyer and at that time I declined any portion. Within that year he did not follow throug… read more
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I was married to a man in the US navy from 1968 to 1992 when
I was married to a man in the US navy from 1968 to 1992 when we got divorces. He retired from the Navy in 1974. He remarried around 1999 and she is currently receiving all of his spousal benefits. He … read more
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P. Simmons
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i was married to a navy enlisted personnel. we were married for almost 25 years of his 30 year career. i am receiving full benefits now since i have not remarried amd we have been divorced for over 10… read more
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I am an ex-spouse of a retired military man and received no
I am an ex-spouse of a retired military man and received no benefits or allowances in our divorce in 1998. Pertinent info: Spouse retired after 20 years in military in 1980. Married 1962 until 1982. D… read more
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I have been married to my husband for 17 years, he is E8 with
I have been married to my husband for 17 years, he is E8 with 23 years of service and committed adultrey that can be proven. What benefits am I entitle to?… read more
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My husband and are are separated and want a divorce. He is
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From 1973 to 1996, I was married and now ex-wife to a Navy petty officer E-9 if memory is correct. He joined the Navy in 1971 and retired a 21 year veteran in 1992. When we divorced, our now deceased … read more
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P. Simmons
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I am separated from a 27 year of marriage due to my husbands
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My husband and I married in may 1989 he was then in the navy.
My husband and I married in may 1989 he was then in the navy. He retired Aug 2003, and now we are separating after his act of infidility. In May we will have been married for 20 yrs, am I entitled to … read more
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