Service Connection

Parkinson, Dave
December 2009
PN;Dec2009, Vol. 63 Issue 12, p54
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the various types of service connection. These types include the direct connection which refers to direct affliction of injury while in combat and the secondary service-connection which requires that a secondary disability be the result of a service-connected disability. Other types include aggravated service connection which is the most complicated and the presumptive service connection and involves a disease that originated from the military service.


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