Military Discharge Issues

Legal Information

  • Board for Correction of Military Records (BCMR) of the Coast Guard

    The Board for Correction of Military Records (BCMR) of the Coast Guard is a board of civilians which has authority to review and correct the personnel records of current and former members of the Coast Guard and Coast Guard Reserve. Such records include, but are not limited to, records regarding discharges, reenlistment codes, disciplinary matters, performance evaluations, selection for promotion, advancement, retirement, dates of service, disability ratings, medals, and various bonuses and benefits. Content Detail

    U.S. Coast Guard
  • Board for Correction of Naval Records (BCNR)

    Board for Correction of Naval Records (BCNR) is the highest level of administrative review within the Department of the Navy. Our mission is to correct errors and remove injustices from Naval records. Content Detail

    U.S. Navy
  • Board for Correction of Naval Records - FAQ and Key Information

    Information on how and when to proceed before the Board for Correction of Naval Records. Content Detail

    Assistant Secretary of the Navy
  • Organizations Offering Assistance to Veterans

    Essential List of Organizations Helping Military Families in Need--This is a compilation of organizations from Veterans United for Truth that provide help with disability claims, discharge disputes, VA guidance and legal conflicts. Some provide job training, continued education and connections to employers. Others offer medical care, psychological treatment, crisis counseling and emotional healing. [PDF] Content Detail

    Veterans United for Truth
  • Veterans Legal Benefits

    The National Veterans Legal Services Program is an independent, non-profit, charitable organization dedicated to ensuring that our nation honors the pact made with our 25 million veterans. The organization serves these forgotten veterans through advocacy, education, litigation, training, and publications. Content Detail

    National Veterans Legal Service Programs