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AGENT ORANGE STATESIDE USE: News Channel 5 investigative reporter Ben Hall says he has found the military used Agent Orange here in the United States -- and one veteran James Cripps who spent time in the late 60's as a game warden at Fort Gordon in Georgia says he has the health problems to prove it. He says he was ordered to spray a herbicide he believes was Agent Orange in the lakes around Fort Gordon to kill weeds. Agent Orange was a toxic herbicide used by the military to thin out the jungles of Vietnam. Soldiers sprayed millions of gallons, unaware how poisonous it was. News Channel 5 Investigates claims it has uncovered defense department documents that prove the military sprayed Agent Orange at Fort Gordon during the time Cripps was there. Documents detail more than 30 locations in the United States where Agent Orange was tested The documents show helicopters sprayed at least 95 gallons of Agent Orange at Fort Gordon in 1967. 

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"Veterans who served in a unit in or near the Korean demilitarized zone (DMZ) anytime between September 1, 1967 and August 31, 1971 are presumed to have been exposed to herbicides. These Veterans do n

To add, if ,by USS General Mann, you mean USS W.A. Mann, that ship was exposed to AO: USS W. A. Mann (T-AP-112) [Military Transport] entered Qui Nhon Bay August 23, 1965https://injuredveterans.co

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Thanks Buck, for the articles you posted above from CCK:

https://cck-law.com/blog/vas-standard-of-proof-at-least-as-likely-as-not/

https://cck-law.com/blog/vas-benefit-of-the-doubt-doctrine/

CCK, a well known veterans law firm, has a wealth of info at their site and even videos explaining the many ways a veteran can succeed in their claims.

Maybe Jerrol Cook would interview them at the radio some time.

 

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