Marine Corps League
of Oakhurst

Detachment Service Officer DSO

GySgt Bud Russell DSO officer and spouse Marine Lynn Russell

The DSO many times is the front line contact for many veterans in the community. Duties include, but are not limited to: providing information, regarding the veterans claim process; assist veterans in filling out Form 21-526 Application for compensation and pension benefits; enrollment in VA healthcare; giving information for local VA healthcare facilities and Vet centers; and assisting veterans in connecting to community services and resources.