Vietnam Veterans Sue Military

They want undesirable discharges upgraded due to PTSD

By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff

Posted Dec 3, 2012 8:44 AM CST

(Newser) – John Shepherd Jr. enlisted in the Army in 1968 and was awarded a Bronze Star for his service during the Vietnam War, yet he can't get veterans benefits today due to his undesirable discharge (now known as an other-than-honorable discharge). Shepherd was court-martialed and...   Read full story »

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