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TRYING TO FIND IF I HAVE MILITARY BENEEFITS, Arkansas, No, I

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TRYING TO FIND IF I...
TRYING TO FIND IF I HAVE MILITARY BENEEFITS
JA: Are you overseas or stateside?
Customer: Arkansas
JA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?
Customer: No
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: I got a few questions,
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Military Lawyer: P. Simmons, Military Lawyer replied 2 months ago

I am sorry for this dilemma. But not sure I understand your specific question. Do you have a question regarding this?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
I have a ribbon for National Defense on my dd214
Military Lawyer: P. Simmons, Military Lawyer replied 2 months ago

thank you...did you have a question regarding this?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
I m not good at text on phone , my question is on ribbon and medal for dd214 afm 900-3 can you answer my question
Military Lawyer: P. Simmons, Military Lawyer replied 2 months ago

I would be happy to answer...if I know the question. What is the question? What benefits are you seeking?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
disability have been non service connected disabled for almost 5 years, 100% va and irs, I turned 62 in may,2017
Military Lawyer: P. Simmons, Military Lawyer replied 2 months ago

Ok...sorry...this makes no sense...that is, what does your national defense medal have to do with disability??

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
From va only receive medical benefits at this time, I have 1+ day honorable active service for nam
Military Lawyer: P. Simmons, Military Lawyer replied 2 months ago

and what is 'nam'?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
I was discharged for af with dd256 and I got my dd214 about 10 years ago, I have not been in the service since 2/13/1974, has some info not quiet sure if I have non service benefits
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
vietnam
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
you still there
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
thank you very much
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