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The Congressional Gold Medal was awarded for the bravery and sacrifice of Filipino Veterans for their actions in WWII.  If you know a Filipino or Filipino-American World War II veteran, please complete the attached application, provide supporting document(s) such as DD-214 discharge paperwork for the veteran, and send it to FilVetRep Region 11 via email ...
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The State of Hawaii Department of Defense, Office of Veterans Services is proposing to adopt a new rule within the Hawaii Administrative Rules, Chapter 7-31.  It is proposed to amend HAR § 7-31-4 by adding § 7-31-4.3.  This proposed rule is based in Hawaii Revised Statutes § 363-13.  The proposed rule concerns disbursement of World ...
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Download     REPORT ON SECTION 1(b) OF ACT 128, SLH 2015 BY THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, OFFICE OF VETERANS’ SERVICES In 2015, the State of Hawai’i legislature approved Act 128, SLH 2015. Within Act 128, a response is required by the Office of Veterans’ Services. Section 1(b) of Act 128 states: “(b) The director ...
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