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Norm for this would be tell them about all what happen on the dates and time in question,(in the statement of case  )   (soc) you need to be precise on these dates and time within 10 days or so  as to

Welcome Spearhead to Hadit. First I'd check the internet and get contact info on any local newspapers. Sine this isn't likely have been added to the internet, you want to know what the newspapers' pol

you may want to check newspapers.com they have a ton of scanned in newspapers and they would go back to 76 and further back

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Welcome Spearhead to Hadit. First I'd check the internet and get contact info on any local newspapers. Sine this isn't likely have been added to the internet, you want to know what the newspapers' policy on retreiving editions in storage. You may not be very successful on this. Next, contact the base; probably the JAG office and see what they can tell you. The files have to be available because of the nature of the incident, but again, likely in archives.  Maybe FOIA rules apply back then? If there were any injury, I would expect it shows up in the company/battalion Morning Report. Also, hospital records would have entries. If there was a death, then check with local funeral homes for records.If you are researching to ID a stressor for yourself, don't minimize the benefit of buddy letters. If you can contact someone that can confirm time and place of the event, that will help. If it affected you and it was noticed by some of your unit, that would be great to have although not very likely. You may have to think outside the box on this, but if you keep at it, you can get there. Good luck brother.

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Norm for this would be tell them about all what happen on the dates and time in question,(in the statement of case  )   (soc) you need to be precise on these dates and time within 10 days or so  as to what happen that you witness.....the VA can check out your story in your lay statements, they have different ways to check all this out  and check out all the possibilities of when and where this happen  so dates and locations and time this incident happen .   it is important and the key,.

 if it was a shooting on base,  it will be recorded  historically  and that's how they will check this all out.   if your story proves to be of merit,  then as for as your stressors go you will need to tell them how this incident affected you and why.  or better ask a Dr to to give his/er opinion has to how this could have effected you.

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