A Survivor's Guide to Benefits
Authored By: U.S. Department of Defense
This guide was designed to give you a clear idea of how the Department of Defense will assist you from your first meeting with your casualty assistance officer. It covers the planning and details of the funeral or memorial service, and continues through the application and processing of all benefits and entitlements.
This guide is revised twice annually to keep current on new policies and laws to ensure that you are getting the most up-to-date information.