MIL What's the difference between 'compensation' and 'pension'?

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  1. Basal

    Basal OT Supporter

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    when you're filling out the VA claim form 21-526? when would you file for both?
     
  2. ManinCamo

    ManinCamo I wear big boy pants.

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    I would think:

    Pension = standard pay/retirement pay
    compensation = anything extra on top of the standard allotment/pay
     

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