Veterans

November 10, 2016
 

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Eligible veterans can seek refund for taxes on disability severance payment

The Defense Department has identified more than 130,000 veterans who may be eligible for a refund for taxes paid on their disability severance payment, a DOD tax expert said. Army Lt. Col. David Dulaney, the executive director for the Armed Forces Tax Council, said the department began mailing notices to veterans July 9. The deadline...
 
 
Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Nick Emerick

A symphony of freedom: 70th anniversary of The Berlin Airlift

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Nick Emerick Traute Grier attends the ceremony for the 70th anniversary of the Berlin Airlift, June 26, 2018, in Frankfurt, Germany. Grier was 14 years old during the beginning of the opera...
 
 
DOD photograph by Joe Lacdan

WWII Soldier’s Widow to Accept Medal of Honor for Late Husband

https://www.defense.gov/Videos/videoid/610073/ The widow of a World War II soldier accepted the Medal of Honor for her husband at the White House June 26, 22 years after his family began efforts to upgrade the soldier’s Disti...