Here's a look at the most popular stories this week on Military.com.
Pentagon Slashes GI Bill Transfer Eligibility Window
Troops with 16 or more years of service will no longer be permitted to transfer their Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits to a spouse or child starting next year, Defense Department officials announced Thursday.
By Amy Bushatz | Read more
Report: Stealth Destroyer Returns to Shipyard with Wrecked Engine
One of two engines on the USS Michael Monsoor, the second Zumwalt-class destroyer built by Bath Iron Works, must be replaced after turbine blades were damaged during acceptance trials.
By Beth Brogan, Bangor Daily News | Read more
Lawmaker Urges Mattis to Upgrade Fallen Marine Officer's Silver Star
An Iraq War veteran in Congress submitted new evidence to the Pentagon he says proves a Marine officer killed in Fallujah, Iraq, deserves to have his Silver Star upgraded to a Navy Cross.
By Gina Harkins | Read more
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