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I received a call today from St Louis. I did as Berta suggested I wrote and ask that they call me so I could tell them specifically what I needed and they sure enough called.. I wanted to know if these particular records that I am seeking(Mental Health Record from Active Duty)are kept in the same area such as the same building with the SMR's or some where's else? He said it would be about 4 or 5 days....Thanks

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I received a call today from St Louis. I did as Berta suggested I wrote and ask that they call me so I could tell them specifically what I needed and they sure enough called.. I wanted to know if these particular records that I am seeking(Mental Health Record from Active Duty)are kept in the same area such as the same building with the SMR's or some where's else? He said it would be about 4 or 5 days....Thanks

Yoggie,

I knew the technician would call you.

They sure saved my life when they called me and had located my long

lost psychiatric records of 40 years.

Best to you,

Betty

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Yoggie,

I knew the technician would call you.

Sorry, I meant Betty told me,lol. Yeah, you were spot on they called just like you said and were real helpful, I swear if they find these records I don't think the VA will have to pay a dime because I will fall over dead from shock!....

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Sorry, I meant Betty told me,lol. Yeah, you were spot on they called just like you said and were real helpful, I swear if they find these records I don't think the VA will have to pay a dime because I will fall over dead from shock!....

Oh, No you won't. I am a lot older than

you and I survived the shock.

No resuscitation needed here!! Boy, oh Boy, they came through for me.

Mine were missing for 40 years.

I bet they are there. This brings joy to my Heart!

Always,

Betty

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Rich: They should all be located in the same place. Be aware, though, when I sent to the NPRC for my SMR's, I only received a few pages (maybe 15), and was told that the VA had the rest. I did have a claim working at the time, but they should be returned after the claim is finished.

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I receive no copies of my Mental Health records with my c-file, I mean none and the VA stated in my denial I had no history of treatment while in service I was treated at home and in the gulf..

Betty, I think you know the joy it will bring to me if they send them suckers to me OH God my mind races thinking about having them in my hand and I thank you so much for this ....

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