Veteran's Law Group Glossary of Terms

Active Duty

Administrative Appeal

Advance on the Docket

Affidavit

Agency of Original Jurisdiction (AOJ)

Aid and Attendance

Annualization

Appeal

Appellant

Armed Forces

Board

Board Member

Board of Veterans' Appeals (BVA)

Burial Allowance

BVA Hearing

C & P

Central Office

Claim

Claim Number

Claimant

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