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DoD-Compensation and Benefits, Wounded, Ill and/or Injured Compensation and Benefits Handbook

Provides service members and their support network with a reference guide to answer some of the most pressing questions that arise for wounded, ill, and/or injured service members. This November 2021 update replaces all previous versions, and includes a wealth of available resources. Use the information provided here to further your knowledge about compensation and benefits that may be available to you and your family (i.e., dependents).

A living document, updated annually by DOD in collaboration with the U.S. Departments of Veterans AffairsLabor, and Education, as well as the Social Security Administration and the U.S. military services.

Each Military Service branch has personnel dedicated to answering compensation and benefits questions.  For Service-specific assistance, please refer to the "Service Programs" tab on the website.

Eligibility Requirements

All branches of U.S. military. Service members and their support networks.

Last updated: 11/06/2024 14:17