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by saudivet5
Mon Nov 24, 2008 10:37 am
Forum: Your +/- VA Experiences
Topic: Getting ready to file for disability
Replies: 9
Views: 8016

Re: Getting ready to file for disability

good luck Dag.. dont give up i made it to 80% so far it takes awhile but never quit, We are all here for you God knows you were there for me God Bless man Go easy.
by saudivet5
Mon Nov 24, 2008 10:29 am
Forum: Your +/- VA Experiences
Topic: PTSD and Rating
Replies: 1
Views: 5122

PTSD and Rating

Hi everyone. I have a few questions. Could someone help me figure this out. At first I was service connected for fibromyalgia at 40% and Migrain headachs at 10%. I filed a claim for PTSD as due to my service for mortuary affairs the 246TH. they awarded me 70% with an overall rating at 80 % I don't u...
by saudivet5
Wed Oct 22, 2008 10:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ptsd
Replies: 36
Views: 10299

ptsd

hi I was just wondering. i am new at this whole ptsd thing i was diagnosed and just got service connected for it but it gave me mixed feelings and was wondering if anyone else has felt this way .I had to clean up basrah highway it was terrible i have told you guys all this before but since my servic...
by saudivet5
Mon Oct 20, 2008 8:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: retro pay????????
Replies: 3
Views: 3374

Re: retro pay????????

I sure will .I was told that they were suppoesd to but they didnt so I will have to contact my VA counseler. I will keep you posted. thank you for the info. :mrgreen:
by saudivet5
Mon Oct 13, 2008 9:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: retro pay????????
Replies: 3
Views: 3374

retro pay????????

hi its been awhile since i have been here glad to be back guys. my question is this, in 1997 i was denied a claim for deppression and the one year time frame came and went so it became permanant, however i filed a claim for ptsd which they granted and also they said due to new evidence they reopened...
by saudivet5
Sat Nov 17, 2007 9:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Organizations
Replies: 26
Views: 9163

Yep!!!,I feel like that too sometimes , I picked up the dead and the body parts of the dead and at night when I try to sleep ghosts haunt me, i hardly ever sleep I know you know what i mean when i say ghosts. I dont have trash pick up at my house so I have to go to our land fill to dump our trash . ...
by saudivet5
Sat Nov 17, 2007 5:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Organizations
Replies: 26
Views: 9163

Yea, it was an interesting sight afterward,I didn't see that stuff first hand ,just had to make things look good ,you know, They had us wlking along the trench lines and anything stickink out we either had to push it down, cover it up or cut it off and spread sand deep enough so if the press stepped...
by saudivet5
Fri Nov 16, 2007 10:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pittance of Time - Terry Kelly
Replies: 4
Views: 2507

Damn

That was the most incredible thing and Honor I have ever had the privalge to see. Thanks Dagger. for sharin' that!
by saudivet5
Fri Nov 16, 2007 10:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Organizations
Replies: 26
Views: 9163

Yea I know you guys plowed over loaded trenches(iraqi) we had to go back through after the shit storm(after the 2 mar) and take care of those arms, legs and gun barrels sticking out of the ground so the press wouldn't have a field day, no pun intended,... oh yea i almost forgot a shovel, a t-bar hay...
by saudivet5
Fri Nov 16, 2007 10:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I filed my claim
Replies: 3
Views: 2022

My claim

I am already 50%SC so I got to thinking, and I rembered my VSO from my first claim, I don;t live near him any more so he's not in my didstict, but I called him anyway and he said that he was state wide now and that I could use him again, he.s about 2 huors away but he knows my situation and he got m...
by saudivet5
Wed Nov 14, 2007 8:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Organizations
Replies: 26
Views: 9163

D5s we saw on the way in trying to push through as well, to join the others in helping with that damn road it was a bitch for all you dozer guys I feel for you. You guys stayed balls to the wall the whole time in country,I feel for the medics too the shit i was in the middle of, I had never seen tho...
by saudivet5
Wed Nov 14, 2007 8:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Organizations
Replies: 26
Views: 9163

I believe they were, blade on the front, medium size, the ones that I saw were od green there were some that were converted to desert biege, those were a bit larger then there wer some that had a blade on th front and a bucket in the rear. The ones that came through and created the roadway to the hi...
by saudivet5
Wed Nov 14, 2007 6:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The NEW forgotten war.
Replies: 17
Views: 7708

Absolutely

I know I feel Forgotten, WE Deserve a monument in DC as well. A war is a war, If blood is shed and there is loss of life any life, and the saving of life , and the objective was completed I would say we should have a monument too and even if the objective wasn't completed their should be a monument ...
by saudivet5
Wed Nov 14, 2007 6:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I filed my claim
Replies: 3
Views: 2022

I filed my claim

I filed my claim today for PTSD and Depression, I have a question... When I went in I told him I wanted to file a claim for PTSD and for DEPRESSION. He wrote THis : I Wish For Compensation For PTSD Please See The Attatched Report.... , It was my PTSD evaluation saying what they did what they found a...
by saudivet5
Wed Nov 14, 2007 2:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Organizations
Replies: 26
Views: 9163

cool

Yea, I remember seeing a few of those, you guys got pretty close to the highway assault too , and you’re right the Saudi’s were there on the Basrah strip pushing the destroyed vehicles off the road and sickingly enough some of the remains of the deceased we had to collect. You guys heard those 1000l...