By BRIAN EVANS
Fort Knox Legal Assistance Office
It can be difficult to drop everything and leave for deployment, especially if you are involved with a legal case, or haven’t yet put your legal affairs in order.
From a legal perspective, there are several matters you may wish to consider before leaving for deployment. These matters include wills, powers of attorney, Advance Medical Directives, Family care plans, various Servicemembers Civil Relief Act protections, taxes, and credit report issues.