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Re: 173 Airborne/battle of slopes/hill 875
Posted by: Gus Allbritton (ID *****6215) Date: September 10, 2002 at 05:14:35
In Reply to: Re: 173 Airborne/battle of slopes/hill 875 by Jacqueline Borecky of 1009

Jackie, Sounds like a major & serious problem that has been going on for awhile. I have had other veterans friends that suffer from simular symtoms.Some who served with the 173rd and other combat units. Contact your nearest VA Hospital and request an "Agent Orange Exam" or call 1-800-827-1000 for the nearest VA Facility. If your loved one is "service connected" which means he has a service related disability, contact your nearest veterans service organization (VFW, DAV, American Legion etc) and ask for the "service officer". File a claim for compensation. If the VA can't or won't help contact the National Institute of Health, the telephone number should be in your local telephone book. Also contact the VA web-site at Hope this helps..Gus Allbritton...Eastman, GA

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