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I am being told after 10 years in the VA system That I am not qualified because of erroneous enlistment on my dd214 which has honorable and a certificate of merit from 1969

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I hurt my knee during boot camp and they asked if I had ever had knee problems before I told them I had sprained a knee playing football in highschool next thing I know I am being discharged

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