Current through Register Vol. 47, No. 25, June 23, 2023
The beneficiary making application for payment of compensation
shall furnish the following proof:
Husband or Wife making application must prove:
1) Death of person rendering service.
(Photostatic or certified copy of official notification of death should be
2) Marriage of the
parties, and that such marriage existed at the time of death of persons through
whom claim is made.
Child or Children making application must prove:
1) Death of person rendering service. (See
(a)(1) of this Section)
of deceased and other parent of Child or Children.
3) That surviving spouse is dead, or was
divorced. (Certified copy of death certificate or divorce decree shall be
Father making application must prove:
of person rendering service. (See (a)(1) of this Section)
2) That such person was unmarried, or if
married that spouse of such person is dead or was divorced. (See (b)(3) of this
3) That if such person is
married there were no children, or if there were children, all are dead.
(Photostatic copy of death certificate must be attached.)
4) If Father is the applicant that Mother is
dead. (Photostatic copy of death certificate must be attached.)
5) That the deceased upon whose service claim
is made was the son or daughter of the claimant. (Photostatic copy of birth
Standing in Loco Parentis must prove:
That he or she stood in relation of parent toward the person
rendering service and comply with (c)(1) through (5), of this Section, Mother,
e) Brothers or
Sisters must prove:
1) See (a)(1), of this
Section, Husband or Wife.
(c)(1) through (5), of this Section Mother, Father.
3) That both the Mother and Father of the
person rendering service are dead, and that no one stood in relation of parent
to the person through whom the claim is made. (Photostatic copies of death
certificates will suffice to prove death; affidavits of responsible persons
having knowledge of the facts should be sufficient to show that no one stood in
loco parentis toward the deceased veteran.)
4) That relationship of Brother or Sister
existed between, the applicant or applicants and person rendering service.
(Affidavits of responsible persons shall accompany the application.)