May the personal representatives of eligible deceased veterans apply on their behalf?
Yes. The personal representative or special administrator, appointed in the appropriate Alaska State court proceeding, may apply for an allotment for the benefit of a deceased veteran's heirs if the deceased veteran served in South East Asia at any time during the period beginning August 5, 1964, and ending December 31, 1971, and during that period the deceased veteran:
(a) Was killed in action,
(b) Was wounded in action and later died as a direct consequence of that wound, as determined and certified by the Department of Veterans Affairs, or
(c) Died while a prisoner of war.
[65 FR 40961, June 30, 2000, as amended at 66 FR 52547, Oct. 16, 2001]
Title 43 published on 2011-10-01
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