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I have on my DD214 listed Vietnam service medal AFM900-3 and

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I have on my DD214 listed Vietnam service medal AFM900-3 and Vietnam Campaign medal AFM 900-3. I did not go to Vietnam while in the air force but went to Vietnam as a civilian TECH REP working on army aircraft while an inactive reserves prior to final discharge certificate was issued December !st 1969. I have not ever displayed any ribbons and have never claimed to be a military Vietnam vet. I would like your opinion on what ribbons to display on my us air force cap.
JA: Are you overseas or stateside?
Customer: I am stateside but all of my service time was in south east asia
JA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?
Customer: I will be 70 years old in November and my chain of command is currently in the living room
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: I don't believe so but thank you for your help.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Military Law
Expert:  P. Simmons replied 11 months ago.

Hi, My name is***** am an attorney with over 16 years experience. Hopefully I can help you with your legal question.

Expert:  P. Simmons replied 11 months ago.

I am sorry for this dilemma. But not sure I understand your specific question. Are you asking how to correct your DD214?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
No need I will proceed on my own.
Expert:  P. Simmons replied 11 months ago.

I wish you the best of luck!

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