The latest release of the yearly Agent Orange Newsletter features information on VA environmental health registries, clinical and education services, presumptive service connection for skin conditions, research efforts, and more.
Read this newsletter at In 2017, Senator Pat Toomey (R-PA) and Joe Donnelly (D-IN) co-sponsored a measure to declare March 29 Vietnam Veterans Day, to honor US service members who served in the war in southeast Asia.
Additional information at: All records are kept at the "National Personnel Records Center (NPRC) in St. When discharged a veteran is given a Form DD-214 with most pertinent information on it.
This DD-214 can be upgraded to a DD-215 which allows for additional information to be added.
Check out the upcoming events and meeting information. US troops who fought against the Islamic State in Operation Odyssey Lightning in Libya between Aug. 19 are now eligible for the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary medal.
The Defense Department has expanded the geographic criteria for the medal.
The DD-215 is on a 1/2 page and has a Certified stamp embossed on it.
The first step to acquiring a DD-215 is filling out a Form 180. You can fill it out online, print it and mail a hardcopy.
If you haven't bought your tickets for the "Neil Diamond Tribute and Dinner" May 12, the remaining tickets are available in the Club Room while they last.Joining our Post enables you to continue serving your God, Country and Community.Our mission is to implement the goals, aspirations, dreams, peace and blessings for our country, friends and families embodied in our preamble.These documents will be needed to validate your service and to apply for the Certificate.For information on how to obtain a copy of your DD-214 (for military service personnel) or SF-50 (for Federal civilian personnel) see: While the NPRC provides proof of service and separation documents; the Center does not supply the Certificate itself, nor does it have the application form available.
It also includes individuals who are blind or a patient in a nursing home because of mental or physical incapacity.