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Department, of, Michigan

3rd District Association

Internet Links of Interest to Veterans, their Families and the Community




Alcohol Awareness Council

American Lung Association

Appeals of VA Decisions

Board of Veteran’s Appeals

Center for Minority Veterans

Center for Women Veterans

College Guide for Veterans and Service Members 

Compensation for Disabilities Associated with the Gulf War Service

Compensation Rate Tables, 12-1-03

Department of Veterans Affairs Home Page

Directory of Veterans Service Organizations

Disability Examination Worksheets Index, Comp

Due Process

Duty to Assist

Electronic Code of Federal Regulations

Evaluation Protocol for Gulf War and Iraqi Freedom Veterans with potential exposure to depleted uranium (DU)

Forms and Records Request

Geriatrics and Extended Care

Guideline for Chronic Pain and Fatigue MUS-CPG

Gulf War Veterans


Homeless Veterans

HSR&D Home

Index to Disability Examination Worksheets C&P exams

M10 for spouses and children

M21-1 Table of Contents

Mental Disorders, Schedule of Ratings

Mental Health Program Guidelines

Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Centers (MIRECC)

Mesothelioma Group Veterans Assistance

MS (Multiple Sclerosis) Centers of Excellence

My Health e Vet

National Association of State Departments of Veterans Affairs

National Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

Neurological Conditions and Convulsive Disorders, Schedule of Ratings

OMI (Office of Medical Inspector)

Online VA Form 10-10EZ

Parkinson’s Disease and Related Neurodegenerative Disorders 

Peacetime Disability Compensation

Pension for Non-Service-Connected Disability or Death

Persian Gulf Registry - This program is now referred to as Gulf War Registry Program (to include Operation Iraqi Freedom) as of

March 7, 2005:

Persian Gulf Veterans’ Illnesses Research 1998, Annual Report To Congress

Persian Gulf Veterans’ Illnesses Research 2002, Annual Report To Congress

Phase I PGR

Phase II PGR

Policy Manual Index

Power of Attorney

Project 112 (Including Project SHAD)

Prosthetics Eligibility

Public Health and Environmental Hazards Home Page

Publications Manuals

Publications and Reports

QuitDay Smoking Cessation

Records Center and Vault Homepage

Request for and Consent to Release of Information from Claimant's Records

Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans Illnesses

Research and Development

Resources for Veterans Looking to Learn to Code

Survivor’s and Dependents’ Educational Assistance

Title 38 Index Parts 0-17, 18-199, and 200-299

Title 38 Part 3 Adjudication Subpart ”Pension, Compensation, and Dependency and Indemnity Compensation

Title 38 Pensions, Bonuses & Veterans Relief (also § 3.317 Compensation for certain disabilities due to undiagnosed illnesses found here)

Title 38 PART 4-Schedule for Rating Disabilities Subpart B—Disability Ratings

Title 38 § 4.16 Total disability ratings for compensation based on unemployability of the individual. PART 4 ”Schedule for Rating Disabilities Subpart ”General Policy in Rating”

U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims

VA Best Practice Manual for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

VA Fact Sheet

VA Health Care Eligibility

VA Instituting Global Assessment of Function (GAF)

VA Life Insurance Handbook

VA Loan Lending Limits and Jumbo Loans

VA MS Research

VA National Hepatitis C Program

VA Office of Research and Development

VA Trainee Pocket Card on Gulf War



VAOIG Hotline Telephone Number and Address

Vet Center Eligibility - Readjustment Counseling Service

Veterans Benefits Administration Main Web Page

Veterans Legal and Benefits Information

VHA Forms, Publications, Manuals

VHA Programs - Clinical Programs & Initiatives

VHA Public Health Strategic Health Care Group Home Page http://

VHI Guide to Gulf War Veterans Health

Vocational Rehabilitation

VONAPP online

WARMS - 38 CFR Book C

Wartime Disability Compensation

Welcome to the GI Bill Web Site

What VA Social Workers Do


CBS News Video- President Obama awarding the Medal of Honor to Sgt. Dakota Meyer- September 15, 2011- Semper Fi 

American Legion National Headquarters

American Legion Weekly Online Update- October 17, 2013

American Legion Digital Dispatch- September 4, 2013

2012 American Legion Online Renewal

American Legion, Department of Michigan

2011 American Legion Legacy Run, 1st stop, Post No. 42, Charlotte, Michigan

Fort Custer National Cemetery, Avenue of Flags Dedication, Memorial Day, 2012

2011 Listing of all American Legion Posts in Michigan

Locate Veterans Records

National Cemetery Search Link

Form 180- Request Pertaining to Military Records

The National Cemetery Search link is a great tool to commence a records search for your relative. This may also be utilized to verify the death of a veteran if you do not have the death certificate or military discharge. Follow the instructions for the Form 180, especially the correct address in St. Louis where your inquiry should be sent depending on time of serrvice and branch.

Duane Miller, 3rd District Commander

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