You served your country, and in the process you were injured. It could be a bad back. It could be loss of limb. Or maybe you're not sure if you're entitled to any government benefits. American Legion service officers file thousands of VA claims each year on behalf of America's veterans. And the Legion's Benefits Calculator can help you prepare to file a claim.
Ian de Planque, The American Legion's assistant director for Claims Service, was interviewed for a National Journal piece on the Department of Veterans Affairs' claims backlog. To view the video, click here.
The de Planque portion of the video begins at approximately 2:40.