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www.ourmilitary.com/how-to-get-other-than-honorable-discharge-upgrade

The status of your discharge from the military can leave you feeling confused and upset if things are less than honorable. Although most civilians, including employers, won’t typically ask how or why you were discharged from the service, your status can affect your VA benefits.

www.pressherald.com/2020/11/18/army-to-reconsider-less-than-honorable...

Army to reconsider less-than honorable discharges to veterans with PTSD. Because of their discharge status, the veterans say they were prevented from receiving military-funded health care services ...

www.militarytimes.com/news/pentagon-congress/2020/11/18/settlement-will-ease...

The difference between an honorable and other-than-honorable discharge can mean a denial of tens of thousands of dollars in education benefits, access to certain health care services and ...

www.veteransdisabilityinfo.com/blog.php?article=how-overcome-other-honorable...

It seems as if a week doesn't go by without our office receiving a call from a veteran who has an other-than-honorable discharge. As a veterans disability lawyer, I hear the desperation of a veteran in need of his benefits, but VA keeps denying him because of the character of his discharge.

www.vanewsblog.com/va-loans-and-other-than-honorable-discharges

When it comes to applying for a VA home loan, veterans may still be eligible, contrary to popular belief, for benefits even if the discharge received is not categorized as an honorable discharge. Specifically, the Department of Veterans Affairs states that people with dishonorable discharges are not eligible, but all others may be considered on ...

www.gijobs.com/what-you-need-to-know-about-other-than-honorable-discharge

In most cases, veterans who receive an other-than-honorable discharge cannot re-enlist in the Armed Forces or reserves, except under very rare circumstances. Veterans benefits are not usually available to those discharged through this type of discharge. Bad Conduct Discharge (BCD)

nvf.org/less-than-honorable-discharge

A veteran’s discharge from military service can be in one of five categories: Honorable, General, Other than Honorable, Bad Conduct and Dishonorable. For example, a General Discharge indicates some non-judicial action because of behavior or a failure to meet military standards. It takes some VA benefits off the table, including the GI Bill ...

www.neptunesociety.com/resources/military-discharge-form-dd214-how-to-claim...

Other than honorable The only type of discharge that will disqualify you from VA burial benefits is a dishonorable discharge. If you are discharged “other than honorable,” you still have a right to benefits, making the type of discharge very important.

www.law.cornell.edu/cfr/text/38/3.12

The term established basic eligibility to receive Department of Veterans Affairs benefits means either a Department of Veterans Affairs determination that an other than honorable discharge was issued under conditions other than dishonorable, or an upgraded honorable or general discharge issued prior to October 8, 1977, under criteria other than ...

nvf.org/veter

Any type of discharge other than honorable may or may not qualify the individual for veterans benefits, and cases of multiple discharges of varying character are also handled case by case. Any citizen of the United States who served honorably during wartime with an allied Armed Force, and who was a citizen of the United States at the time of ...