What are the war dates used to qualify for Veteran's Benefits

PERIODS OF WARS AS PROVIDED IN §27-103 FOR DETERMINING PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION ELIGIBILITY FOR ACTIVE DUTY SERVICE MEMBERS AND VETERANS UNDER §12-81(19)

NOTE: Service of 90 or more cumulative (as opposed to consecutive) days is required 1

Spanish-American War

 

April 21, 1898 to July 4, 1902

 

 

Spanish-American War – Moro Province

 

 

April 21, 1898 to July 15, 1903 2

 

 

Mexican Border Period

 

 

March 10, 1916 to April 6, 1917

 

 

World War I

 

 

April 6, 1917 to November 11, 1918

 

 

World War I - Russia

 

 

April 6, 1917 to April 1, 19203

 

 

World War II

 

 

December 7, 1941 to December 31, 19464

 

 

Korean Conflict

 

 

June 27, 1950 to January 31, 1955

 

 

Vietnam Era

 

 

February 28, 1961 to July 1, 1975

 

 

Lebanon

 

 

July 1, 1958 to November 1, 1958 or

September 29, 1982 to March 30, 19845

 

 

Invasion of Grenada

 

 

October 25, 1983 to December 15, 19835

 

 

Operation Earnest Will

 

 

July 24, 1987 to August 1, 19905

 

 

Invasion of Panama

 

 

December 20, 1989 to January 31, 19905

 

 

Persian Gulf War

 

 

After August 2, 19906