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by sledgehammer
Mon May 06, 2013 8:27 pm
Forum: Your +/- VA Experiences
Topic: C&P
Replies: 10
Views: 7789

Re: C&P

The V.A. in Atl. is under inv. for not providing vets with prop. mental health treatment. 3 requested help and got lost in the system and committed suicide. A small group of senators are there today. This comes after a report of info. theft by a emp. So I went to my final test (blood) it took 20 min...
by sledgehammer
Sat Apr 20, 2013 9:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Squalene .
Replies: 0
Views: 5530

Squalene .

Immunologist Robert F. Garry , leader of a Tulane studt group , and Tenn. microboligist Pamela Asa reported in there peer reviewed art. that they found the squalene antibodies only in the blood of sick soilders who had been given the full compleement of immunizations . Gulf War Illness update by Pau...
by sledgehammer
Sat Apr 20, 2013 8:50 am
Forum: Fact Finder
Topic: After Action Reports for unit locations
Replies: 47
Views: 24493

Re: After Action Reports for unit locations

Photos / www.defense.gov shows Khamisisiyah Pit Demo. - Modeled Exposure from March 10, 1991. and the same from www.cia.gov/library . 197 Inf. Bde. Mech./Sep. after action Report. '' The brigade mission was to move east along highway 8 , a four lane east/ west highway which led into the City of Basr...
by sledgehammer
Sat Apr 20, 2013 8:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sarin Gas Exposure
Replies: 43
Views: 34158

Re: Sarin Gas Exposure

I would go to AA meetings. Then file a appeal. You can get the people from the AA to document your claims. On your 214 it should show S.W. Asis .
by sledgehammer
Sat Apr 20, 2013 8:18 am
Forum: Your +/- VA Experiences
Topic: C&P
Replies: 10
Views: 7789

Re: C&P

Went to the V.A. after 8 mos. for C.&P. Had two apt.on the same day. It took about 30 min. Have a apt. on Sat. at 1:30 . They sent a letter and another one cert. mail. The V.A. in Atl. is under inv. bt the I.G. which is normal. It looks like they have doctor for every symptom.
by sledgehammer
Sat Apr 20, 2013 8:03 am
Forum: Your +/- VA Experiences
Topic: Evidence and Links Used to Support VA Compensation Claims
Replies: 11
Views: 38477

Re: Evidence and Links Used to Support VA Compensation Claim

U.S. Courts of Appreal for Vets. No - 03-0506 Bruce W. Pierce (Appellant) V. Anthony J. Principi (Sec. of V.A.) 8 Feb., 2005 . This was used to increase a V.A rating. It involved headaches , mem. problems and con. difficulties. Freq. and severity of headaches were a major factor. Vet. also kept a re...
by sledgehammer
Fri Apr 05, 2013 8:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gulf War Illness new Findings
Replies: 1
Views: 4785

Re: Gulf War Illness new Findings

www.karger.com Vol.40 No.3. 2013 Epid. evidence of Health effects from long distance trans. of Chem. Weapons fallout from bombing early in the 1991 Persian Gulf War. www.USAtoday.com New vets showing Gulk War syptoms . Chronic Multisyptoms Illness. Institute of Medicine .1-23-2013 .
by sledgehammer
Sun Mar 24, 2013 6:44 pm
Forum: Your +/- VA Experiences
Topic: va...ordering more test
Replies: 9
Views: 7258

Re: va...ordering more test

Haze bro you hang in there ,we fought the war now lets win the battle Iam sending you a personal message in your mailbox read it and get back with me ,ptsd will lie to you and rob you from life ,its real and most people on this forum seems to be fighting this including myself so those people and my...
by sledgehammer
Sun Mar 24, 2013 6:32 pm
Forum: Your +/- VA Experiences
Topic: VA denied claim
Replies: 2
Views: 3405

Re: VA denied claim

I have seen cases where people will attach a copy of a lawsuit where the V.A. lost in court. Like Holten v. shinseki .
by sledgehammer
Sun Mar 24, 2013 6:23 pm
Forum: Units Deployed to Desert Shield/Storm
Topic: Deployed Unit missing from the List
Replies: 1
Views: 3149

Re: Deployed Unit missing from the List

197 Inf. Bde. H.H.C. had a plt. of inf from the 10 Mt. Div.(New York) as well as a Air Force Weather Det.
by sledgehammer
Sun Mar 24, 2013 6:21 pm
Forum: Your +/- VA Experiences
Topic: H.R. # 2052 Ft. McClellan Health Reg. Act . (H.R. 411 ) .
Replies: 2
Views: 3013

Re: H.R. # 2052 Ft. McClellan Health Reg. Act . (H.R. 411 )

I saw a art. at www.lawenforcementtoday.com ( Jul. 3, 2012) it stated that any one stationed at the base from 1933 to 1999 was exposed to chem. spills ( Agent Orange , PCB s , Dioxins ) . And at the range ionizing radiation . The base was closed due to this fact not B.R.A.C. The City of Anniston on...
by sledgehammer
Sun Mar 10, 2013 9:45 am
Forum: Your +/- VA Experiences
Topic: H.R. # 2052 Ft. McClellan Health Reg. Act . (H.R. 411 ) .
Replies: 2
Views: 3013

H.R. # 2052 Ft. McClellan Health Reg. Act . (H.R. 411 ) .

I saw a art. at www.lawenforcementtoday.com ( Jul. 3, 2012) it stated that any one stationed at the base from 1933 to 1999 was exposed to chem. spills ( Agent Orange , PCB s , Dioxins ) . And at the range ionizing radiation . The base was closed due to this fact not B.R.A.C. The City of Anniston one...
by sledgehammer
Sun Feb 03, 2013 5:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: VA Marks 20th Anniversary of Ground Combat in Gulf
Replies: 8
Views: 53269

Re: VA Marks 20th Anniversary of Ground Combat in Gulf

On the 20 th anniversary Gen. Barry McCaffery Ret. went to the event at Ft. Benning , Ga. He did mention SSG. Raymond Hatcher ( Monticello , Fla.) and Spc. Kevin Wright ( Louisville , Ky) the only soldiers last in Desert Shield , Desert Storm from the 197 th Inf. Bde.
by sledgehammer
Wed Jan 30, 2013 9:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AR owners?
Replies: 9
Views: 9677

Re: AR owners?

Picked up a AR - 15 lower at a gun show in Atl. It was a C 3 Defense made in Ga. Cosr about $ 150. Part are too high now, with this ban talk. At Mainstreet Guns And range (MAINSTREETFIREARMS.com) they claim to have some kits around.
by sledgehammer
Wed Jan 30, 2013 8:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sarin Gas Exposure
Replies: 43
Views: 34158

Re: Sarin Gas Exposure

I was a CW3 CH47 pilot in DS and as you can imagine, in that short war I was all over that turdhole of a country. I started having symptoms before I even left the country and was on antibiotics. The Army docs said it was all in my head and I eventually lost a 14 year career because of continuing co...