GI Bill Benefits
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Date: May 22, 23, and 24 (attend only one of the 2-hour briefings provided)
Time: 9:00am - 11:00am OR 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Event: A WARTAC mandatory briefing/orientation will take place on Building #511, Ft. Buchanan. Two sessions will be available per day, from 9:00am-11:00am or 1:00pm to 3:00pm, you only need to show up to one session. POC is Jose R. Morales at 787-707-3546. This briefing is mandatory to be able to attend the WARTAC class--which will be held from 17 July to 26 September, 2019.
Location: US Army Garrison Fort Buchanan, Building #511 (view directions)
Expected Participants: WARTAC Participants
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Date: Thursday, June 13, 2019
Time: The Retiree Appreciation Day will take place from 8:00am until Noon in the Ballroom
The Claims Clinic will take place from 8:00am - 4:00pm in El Conquistador Room
Location: All events will take place at the Community Club in Fort Buchanan(view directions)
Expected Participants: Veterans, Service Members and family members.
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