If a military member served any place in Vietnam and contracts prostate cancer, that (all forms) prostate cancer is now considered service-connected. If you have had prostate cancer, you are entitled to a service-connected disability. All claims should be filed at your nearest VA Office. Widows and Wives. If your husband died or dies from prostate cancer, you are entitled to Dependency and Indemnity Compensation (DIC) from the VA ($833.00 per month).
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