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Global War on Terrorism Survivors Compensation

A $3000 compensation benefit is payable to survivors of military personnel killed in action by terrorist acts or hostile activities during the performance of military service in periods recognized as wartime by a United States campaign or service medals. Residency of 1 year in Illinois prior to entering military service is required.

To apply, please fill out the application ( Click Here )

If you have any questions, you can call: 217-782-6643,  email:, or contact an IDVA local Veteran Service Office in your area.