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Department of Defense Pay & Finance Regulation
Initial Entitlements-Retirements
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Department of Defense (DOD) Pay Regulation, Volume 7B (Military Retired Pay), Chapter 1 -- Initial Entitlements-Retirements. This chapter contains information about the following subjects:

  • Service Creditable for Retirement Purposes
  • Service Creditable for Basic Pay
  • Service Creditable for Percentage Purposes
  • Uniform Retirement Date Act (URDA) Application
  • Rank and Pay Grade
  • Noncitizens
  • Heroism Pay
  • Payment

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