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I married a retired military man about 15 years ago. He was
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If my dad was a retired military man. in the service for 24 years. my mom was married to him for 17 of those years. theyve been divorced since 1977...he just passed away on Nov 30th of this year..is m… read more
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My father was an Army Doctor for 20 years. My Mother and father
My father was an Army Doctor for 20 years. My Mother and father divorced after he retired from the military. My father re-married. The military retirement was never signed over to her nor the new wife… read more
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I spent 17 years with a military person and ten years after
I spent 17 years with a military person and ten years after he retired we divorced and he re married and was married two years then passed away. They say I am not entitle to any military benifits sinc… read more
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Does the divorced spouse must still receive half of a medical
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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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I am thinking about marrying a 20 year retire Air force person.
I am thinking about marrying a 20 year retire Air force person. If I marry this man is there generally death benefits for a second wife.… read more
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I was married to an AF man from 11 nov 1963 until 8 jul 1982.
I was married to an AF man from 11 nov 1963 until 8 jul 1982. He was active for 20 yrs, retiring in Nov 1979. Am I entitled to any benefits?… read more
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i was married for 54 yrs to a military man he inlisted in 1953
i was married for 54 yrs to a military man he inlisted in 1953 and we married in 1955 in which we have been togeather since. am i entitled to half his retirement and a id card. laura sparks… read more
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I am the ex-spouse of a retired army/national guard retiree.
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I was married to an AF man for over 13 years before divorcing.
I was married to an AF man for over 13 years before divorcing. I remarried and divorced again. My AF husband served for 22 years. Am I eligible for any of his retirement benefit?… read more
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I was married to a military man for 17years. I was 14 when
I was married to a military man for 17years. I was 14 when we got married. I never recieved any military benefits other than one visit to the V A hospital and six months of allotmet checks for 150.00.… read more
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I was married to an Air Force Officer for 36 years and divorced
I was married to an Air Force Officer for 36 years and divorced in 2002. I have since remarried and want to know if I am still able to keep a military ID card and have medical benefits? He ritired wit… read more
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my husband is in the military and will be retiring in 5 years.
my husband is in the military and will be retiring in 5 years. we have neen married for nine and a half years. how long do we have to be married in order for me to keep his medical benefits and get ha… read more
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I am a former veteran, was married 21 years to a Air Force officer whom completed his 30 years of service. He did I believe 15 years active duty, then 15 years active reserve duty. Retired rank as Lt.… read more
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