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Original Claim

If you’re a Veteran, a survivor of a Veteran, or a Servicemember with a disability who’s within 180 days of ending military service, you can file a claim to get benefits for that disability. The first claim you file for a certain disability is known as the original claim for that disability. File a claim now.