29 Dec '14, 2pm

New web page allows Veterans with PTSD to apply for discharge upgrade via @USArmy

New web page allows Veterans with PTSD to apply for discharge upgrade via @USArmy

WASHINGTON (Army News Service, Dec. 16, 2014) -- Veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder who were discharged under "other than honorable" conditions can apply on a new webpage to have their discharge upgraded if it was due to PTSD. The Army launched a webpage for the veterans to get information and ultimately enable them to apply for the change in status, said Col. Matthew B. Coleman, the military assistant to the deputy assistant secretary of the Army at the Army Review Boards Agency. Veterans can find the information at http://arba.army.pentagon.mil, he said. "Veterans are Soldiers for life," Coleman said. "I want to encourage our veterans out there to apply." The Army is committed to making sure the veterans receive fair consideration of their service and the conditions that may have mitigated the misconduct that led to their discharge, he said. The Army launched t...

Full article: http://www.army.mil/article/140067/New_webpage_allows_vet...

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