I need to know is there any way I can get help with my VA claim from Camp Lejeune? I have a letter stating I am service connected since 2015. I have a fully develop claim. Atlanta Regional has denied me my rights to receive healthcare and my compensation they are saying the information I received is erroneous. Help me please! Been going through this since 2001.
A1: You should contact the nearest DAV office. The presumptive diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune, NC are:
aplastic anemia and other myelodysplastic syndromes
non-Hodgkin?s lymphoma, and
Official military documentation must show you served under official orders or other assignment at Camp Lejeune or the Marine Corps Air Station New River in North Carolina for any period of time between August 1, 1953 and December 31, 1987, in either an active duty, reserve, or National guard capacity.
The medical evidence must show you have a current disease on the list of presumptive conditions related to Camp Lejeune. (AP) 12/3/16