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    VA ratings discrepancy

    So I found out today that I am getting retired at 40% but there is a discrepancy in my VA ratings and I’m wondering if anyone else has ran into it. In the computer system the VA put that my total combined rating was 80% but my paperwork from the Marine Corps states that it is 100%. My PEBLO is...
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    FIT or UNFIT

    Any idea when your retirement date will come? I’m waiting on my package to come back from the board so I’m just wondering if they told you what to prepare for?
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    Terrible NMA...Found Fit Beacause of it

    Best of luck. I am in the Marines with Fibro and ran into the same issue. My FPEB request was denied but my unit worked with my on my second submission for my new NMA.
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    FIT or UNFIT

    There is also a number you can call for the med board and ask them the status of your package. If they tell you it's no longer with them and has been forwarded to the next step and your peblo doesn't have it than that will tell you that it is unfit and just at the VA for their rating.
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    Gi bill tranfersability

    I am in the same boat as you and I found documentation from the Marine Corps that stated all you had to do was 10 years. if you were already past your 10 year requirement you had to do the maximum amount of time the Marine Corps would allow, so if you couldn't do the extra 4 years because of the...
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    Reenlisting while found fit?

    I was found fit for continued service with the limitations of no PFT or CFT. Reading up on information i have found that they can't deny me reenlistment now since i was found fit with these conditions. I know the Marine Corps could always try to find another "reason" to deny me and i'm trying to...
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    Diagnosed with fibromyalgia

    best of luck with your med board. I'm in the Marines and was found fit for continued service. The VA appointments were all easy and the paperwork i received from them were great. Hopefully you get the outcome you want
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    Fibromyalgia Diagnosis MEB/PEB Questions

    I was found fit for continued service with limitations. The NMA that was done by my unit stated i could do my job just no physical activities. The unit is updating my NMA and i am preparing for a resubmit hoping for a different outcome.
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    Help with Post 911 GI Transfer

    I recently found documentation that stated that the main requirement was that the service member did 10 years. As long as 10 years had been served then the member had to serve as much as the service would allow. I am currently going through this because I'm at 12 and trying to transfer my...
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    THIS IS A BIG DEAL!!! DoD Retention Policy for Non-Deployable Service Members

    Have you heard anything about being non deployable and staying in? i was found Fit for continued service in the Marine Corps but HQMC told me that if i can't do physical activities that i can't reenlist but the Med Board accepted my limitations. I go speak with my doctor today because its almost...
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    Finding Fit for duty, requesting formal PEB

    Im sorry to hear about your found fit diagnosis. i was found fit for continued service as well for fibro back in jan. There were a lot of inconsistencies in my board and no way to fight the finding. im getting updated documentation and resubmitting at my 6 month mark. if theres anything i can do...
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    Fighting FIT determination

    my Appeal was denied and i was found fit for continued service. My new PCM put in my medical record incorrect information and the board quoted wrong things out of my record. i am now on permanent Light duty and my unit is expecting me to resubmit as soon as possible.
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    Fit Findings Appeal

    Best of luck to you! I submitted my appeal on the 18th and still waiting to hear back. thanks for your timeline.
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    Need Help

    I'm on my way to a formal board for Fibromyalgia. i was found fit and we are trying to appeal. My lawyer suggested that i go see my PCM to have them note that if I'm found fit i would still be unable to do certain things. I have gotten a new PCM since i started the Med Board and when i saw him...
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