Supplemental Guidance to Military Boards for Correction of Military/Naval Records Considering Discharge Upgrade Requests by Veterans Claiming Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

  • Organization: OSD
  • Date Created: Friday, December 09, 2016
  • Submitted: Friday, December 09, 2016
  • Attachment(s): PDF

Recent attention has been focused upon the petitions of Vietnam veterans to Military Department Boards for Correction of Military/Naval Records (BCM/NR) for the purposes of upgrading their discharges based on claims of previously unrecognized PTSD.  This memo provides supplemental policy guidance to BCM/NRs.