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"The Blue Water Navy veterans were exposed to Agent Orange just as hurtfully and harmfully as the veterans who served as boots on the ground.” [Related] Manchester school board chairman talks about.
Any ailments Shulkin might add to VA’s current list of 14 “presumptive diseases” linked to herbicide exposure would make many. and the Congress to make Blue Water Navy veterans eligible for Agent.
Disabled veterans exposed to Agent Orange denied benefits. However, sailors who were stationed off the coast of Vietnam say they are also suffering from the effects of exposure. They claim they were exposed after contaminated water was distilled to use in cooking, showers, laundry and drinking.
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· Shaft notes. Veterans who served aboard U.S. Navy and Coast Guard ships operating on the waters of Vietnam between Jan. 9, 1962, and May 7, 1975, may be eligible to receive Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) disability compensation for 14 medical conditions associated with presumptive exposure to Agent Orange.
Eligible Veterans may now be entitled to disability compensation benefits The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is preparing to process agent orange exposure claims for “Blue Water Navy” Veterans who served offshore of the Republic of Vietnam between Jan. 9, 1962, and May 7, 1975. These Veterans may be eligible for presumption of herbicide exposure through Public [.]
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Ending years of wait, the government agreed Thursday to provide millions of dollars in disability benefits to as many as 2,100 Air Force reservists and active-duty forces exposed to Agent Orange.
On Tuesday, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit ruled in favor of 73-year-old Navy veteran alfred procopio jr., declaring that Procopio and the estimated 90,000 "Blue Water" Navy veterans of the Vietnam War qualified for aid, which previously had been denied by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), on account of "presumptive exposure" to Agent Orange.
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Members of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee will vote next week on a plan to cover benefits for so-called "blue water Navy veterans" from the war with a new fee on home loans through.