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Clare, Solicitor
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can I claim half my exhusbands army pension if he dies be for

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can I claim half my exhusbands army pension if he dies be for me as I was married for 22years which was all the time he was in the army
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Clare replied 5 years ago.
Thanks for using JustAnswer. My name is Claire, I will do whatever I can to answer your question.
Are you still married?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

I am divorced and living on my own. we divorced in the 1980

Expert:  Clare replied 4 years ago.
Then I am afraid that you have no claim - it ended when the Decree Absolute was granted.
The law has changed a bit since then but it was not backdated sadly