The Tories would change the law to protect veterans from "vexatious" legal action, if they win 12 December's general election.
They are also promising extra childcare for military families and a new railcard for veterans.
Labour is promising improved support for forces children and better wages.
In other election developments:
- Conservative minister Michael Gove claims Labour now backs "uncontrolled immigration", in an article for The Times
- The Lib Dems are proposing a £10,000 fund for all adults to pay for skills training
- Labour's Keith Vaz has announced he will not be standing for re-election, after being suspended ...
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