It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker.

Please white-list or disable AboveTopSecret.com in your ad-blocking tool.

Thank you.

 

Some features of ATS will be disabled while you continue to use an ad-blocker.

 

Military Wounded loose more than their Limbs!!

page: 1
0

log in

join
share:

posted on Jun, 23 2008 @ 11:27 PM
link   
Wounded soldiers are being denied their enlistment bonuses; for the reason that they are now unable to fulfill their service contract!! And in some cases these brave veterans are required to repay a portion of their bonuses due to their injuries..www.naturalnews.com...




posted on Jun, 27 2008 @ 09:31 PM
link   
So the approach of our government is strictly contractial when it comes to enlisting anymore ???!

[edit on 27-6-2008 by L.HAMILTON]



posted on Jun, 27 2008 @ 10:18 PM
link   
Not only is this old news...Nov 2007...but it is also bogus. It was a one-time mistake and quickly fixed.

Might want to read this thread and get yourself up to date!

www.abovetopsecret.com...



My post on this thread


This story actually broke in November 2007. Not exactly breaking news. Obviously someone who doesn't like the military, or the Bush administration is trying to rehash something that happened and was quickly fixed.

www.af.mil...




11/26/2007 - WASHINGTON (AFPN) -- If you are wounded in combat and discharged as a result, you will not have to pay back your enlistment bonus, Defense Department officials said here Nov. 26.

"Bonuses are not recouped simply for one's inability to complete an enlistment or re-enlistment agreement through no fault of the military member," a policy statement said.

Pentagon officials re-stated their policy after a wounded soldier in Pennsylvania received a bill from the Army. Jordan Fox was a private first class in Baqouba, Iraq, when he was wounded in the explosion of an improvised explosive device in May. Mr. Fox was partially blinded in his right eye and suffered a back injury when the bomb went off.



Shame on Naturalnews.com for not doing a little research.




[edit on 27-6-2008 by RRconservative]



posted on Jun, 27 2008 @ 10:55 PM
link   
reply to post by RRconservative
 
I read about this recently, and posted without checking. Thanks . [MODS. please delete thread]




top topics
 
0

log in

join