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Do your credits based on military service before 1957 count toward disability?
Your Social Security credits based on military service before 1957, and certain railroad compensation, may be used to establish a period of disability. However, these credits may or may not be used to pay monthly Social Security benefits. (See §948.)
Last Revised: March 15, 2001
- Can you receive wage credits for military service before 1957?
- Noncontributory Wage Credits Based on Military Service Before 1957
- Member of the U.S. Uniformed Service
- Are noncontributory wage credits granted for military service with a foreign country?
- Social Security Handbook Index: Letter Q
- Qualifying for Social Security Benefits
- Does pay for military service after 1956 count as wages?
- Can you receive additional wage credits for military service after 1967?
- Social Security Handbook Index: Letter V
- Definition of Military or Naval Service of the U.S.
- Pay for Railroad Work
- Under what circumstances are veterans NOT eligible for noncontributory wage credits?
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