PLD / EPLD Brief - United States Marine Corps Wounded Warrior

Report
Wounded Warrior Regiment
Permanent and Expanded Limited Duty
GySgt Chadd Jackson
Career Planner
Wounded Warrior Battalion East
May 2010
UNCLASSIFIED
Permanent Limited Duty (PLD)
Per MCO P1900.16F, a Marine who has been found
UNFIT by the Physical Evaluation Board (PEB), and
has accepted his/her finding, may request to remain
on active duty in a PLD status.
There are three categories of PLD:
• Retirement PLD
• Short-term PLD
• Expanded PLD
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United States Marines Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment
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www.woundedwarriorregiment.org
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877.487.6299
Retirement and Short-term PLD Requirements
Retirement PLD
• Typically over 18 yrs but less than 20
yrs of active service
Short-term PLD
• Fulfill needs of service – continuity in
billet
• Over 16 yrs but less than 18 yrs with a
disability rating below 50%
• Complete active service obligation for
education and training
• Desires to achieve retired status
• Other justifiable reasons supported by
CO
Both require:
• Able to function in normal military environment
• Does not require an inordinate amount of medical care; Disabling condition is
stabilized
• Reevaluation required for assignment greater than 12 months
• Marines assigned to PLD are expected to contribute to the effectiveness of the
Marine Corps and maintain proper military appearance and weight control
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United States Marines Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment
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www.woundedwarriorregiment.org
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877.487.6299
Request for PLD Status
• Must be submitted within 15 days
of the Marine accepting his/her
PEB’s finding of UNFIT for duty
• Must include an endorsement form
the Marine’s Commanding Officer
• Final determination is made by the
Commandant of the Marine Corps
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United States Marines Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment
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www.woundedwarriorregiment.org
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877.487.6299
Expanded Permanent Limited Duty (EPLD)
MARADMIN 228/06 authorizes an expanded form of
PLD for those Marines who have received an injury
directly or indirectly as a result of hostile action, and
not a result of their own personal misconduct.
• Must be capable of performing in a military
occupational specialty
• Passing all or part of the physical fitness test
and/or being worldwide deployable are NOT
prerequisites for retention
• Retention and suitability of EPLD Marines will be
determined by selection board recommendation
to the CMC
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United States Marines Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment
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www.woundedwarriorregiment.org
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877.487.6299
References
• MCO P1900.16F
– Marine Corps Separation and Retirement Manual
• Letter of Instruction (1040 M&RA) Governing Expanded
Permanent Limited Duty Boards
• SECNAVINST 1850.4E
– Department of Navy Disability Evaluation Manual
• MARADMIN 228/06
– Active Duty Career Retention and PLD
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United States Marines Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment
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www.woundedwarriorregiment.org
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877.487.6299
For More Information
• Visit the WWR website at
www.woundedwarriorregiment.com
to download the fact sheet
• Contact a local PEBLO or
Career Planner
• Contact the Sergeant
Merlin German Wounded
Warrior Call Center at
1-877-487-6299
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United States Marines Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment
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www.woundedwarriorregiment.org
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877.487.6299
Questions?
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www.woundedwarriorregiment.org
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877.487.6299

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