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    "The link for finding the closest DEERS office is https://www.dmdc.osd.mil/rsl/appj/site?execution=e1s1 Making an appointment is a great idea if you're able. My husband and I got every thing done in one afternoon. It's not bad as long as…"
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    "This discussion has some info that will help you. http://marinefamilynetwork.com/group/forwfg/forum/topics/just-got-married?commentId=6389491%3AComment%3A2150873&xg_source=msg_com_gr_forum And DEERS, you should go to the nearest military base to…"
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    "you always use the one on the form letter, Trigirl.  And Dnielle, you are able to get mail on Saturdays but the USPS only delivers to MCRD PI. It is then an assigned job of some one in Admin. to sort the mail."
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