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Veterans Pension Benefits

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WAR PERIODS FOR NON-SERVICE CONNECTED PENSIONS

WWI:
04-06-1917 through 11-11-1918, Inclusive
(If in Russia, ending date is 04-01-1920)

WWII:
12-07-1941 through 12-31-1946, Inclusive

(if in service on 12-31-1946 with continuous service before 07-26-1947 (Acceptable as war time) 
*Merchant Marines 12-07-1941 through 08-15-1945

Korean:
06-27-1950 through 01-31-1955, Inclusive

Vietnam:    (Note:  Two Periods for Vietnam)
02-28-1961 through 05-07-1975, Inclusive for Veterans Who Served in Vietnam During that Period
08-06-1964 through 05-07-1975, Inclusive for All Others

Persian Gulf:
08-2-1990 through (date to be determined; considered a continuation of the Persian Gulf War)

 


Current Pension Amounts

Veteran With One Dependent               Monthly           Differ Monthly        Annual        Differ Annually 

Basic Improved Pension                          $1,360                                              $16,324

Housebound                                           $1,591             $231                          $19,093        $2,769

Aid and Attendance                                $2,054             $694                          $24,652        $5,559

Single Veteran

Basic Improved Pension                          $1,038                                             $12,265

Housebound                                           $1,269           $231                           $15,233        $2,968

Aid and Attendance                                $1,732           $463                           $20,795        $5,562

Widow(er)

Basic Improved Pension                          $696                                                $8,358

Housebound                                           $851              $155                          $10,217        $1,859

Aid and Attendance                                $1,113           $262                          $13,362        $3,145

 

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