Veterans Service Office (VSO)

VSO Home Page     Contact Us

ATTENTION VIETNAM VETERANS

If you served in Vietnam between January 9, 1962 and May 7, 1975, you are presumed to have been exposed to Agent Orange. The following conditions may be considered as "service-connected" based on that exposure:

  1. Chloracne (manifest within one year of leaving Vietnam)
  2. Acute and subacute peripheral neuropathy (manifest within one year)
  3. Porphyria cutanea tarda (manifest within one year)
  4. Hodgkins disease
  5. Non-hodgkins lymphoma
  6. Multiple myeloma
  7. Soft tissue sarcoma
  8. Respiratory cancers of the lung, bronchus, larynx or trachea
  9. Prostate cancer
  10. Type II diabetes
  11. Chronic lymphocytic leukemia
  12. Ischemic heart disease
  13. Parkinson's Disease
  14. B Cell leukemia   

Children of Vietnam veterans born with spina bifida (other than spina bifida occulta) are entitled to a monthly allowance.  Children of female Vietnam veterans born with certain other birth defects may also be eligible for a monthly allowance.

Contact the Veterans Service Office for more information and assistance in filing a claim.


 
 

Acceptable Use Policy     Privacy Policy

100 W Walworth, Elkhorn, WI 53121
© 2010 Walworth County Government.