Parol evidence was admissible in proceeding to clarify marital settlement agreement (MSA) provision regarding distribution of former husband’s military retirement benefits; agreement was ambiguous as to whether former wife was entitled to 50% of husband’s full benefits or only 50% of benefits earned over the course of the marriage.
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