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PTSD/MST & CRSC?

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Maybe I'm just confused on this but I wanted to see what could result from this instance. 

First off - I have yet to establish service connection for PTSD as of yet, however, that decision will be made in my favor, and very soon. There's not a speck of doubt there. The system has been trying to play catch-up now for several years, and we're almost to the end result now.

I was severed from the military, not retired. This is something that will be audited and corrected as well.

Bear in mind it took YEARS to get everything going up to this point, my fight is long from over.

Next -

I am a victim of MST, so let's get that out of the way. These attacks happened both in state, as well as deployed. Is there a possibility for CRSC to apply due to my deployment including Hazard pay?

Note -

I did not engage or become engaged by enemy contact at any points in my enlistment....just our enemies here at home.

 

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Ok, Jeff B, please share with us exactly "what" is not accurate at military.com as opposed to DFAS?   If there are inaccuracies at military.com, I would like to know about them.  Or, is it just that you like the (DFAS) website better?  

With VA, I know you often can not get the "real scoop" on the VA website, because the VA website is "filtered through" their propoganda/ spin machine.  If the VA was completely honest with us, then hadit would be unnecessary.  

For example, the VA website cited Secretary Shinseki, on how he was gonna eliminate VEterans homelesssness by year 2012.  Yea, that happened, right?  

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