Attention Post Service Officers!
The Post Service Officer Guide is now available on the VFW.org website and can be accessed via this link. https://www.vfw.org/assistance/va-claims-separation-benefits Listed as Parts 1-4
All Post Service Officers are required to have this 4 part guide readily available.
There is also a Svc Officer Training Presentation which can be downloaded!!!
http://vfwpacificdist5.org/uploads/Documents/AssistantDepartmentServiceOfficer.pdf for a printed copy
Assistant Department Service Officer (ADSO)
My name is Al Fitchett, I am one of the ADSO’s for Department of Pacific. Tasked to assist the Veterans and Post/District Service Officers.
As the District 5 Service Officer, Joseph (Big Joe) Blasetti should be able to assist the Post Service Officers with their assigned duties as outlined in Section 218 of the VFW Manual of Procedures.
Should you require my assistance, you can contact me at:
Magic Jack: 850-665-5356
• Request that all documents sent to me, be scanned in the .pdf format.
• NO Photo’s please.
• All VA Forms must have the Veterans Name and SSN at the top of each page.
• You will receive a confirmation email of any documents I submit to the VA.
I also encourage all veterans to setup an E-Benefits account so you can submit and track your own VA claim.
Any questions you might have and requests for assistance should first be addressed to your District Service Officer.
His Contact Information:
District V Service Officer