That is exactly what the paragraph says. Let me read it:
(2) The provisions of paragraph (c) of sub section 1 shall not be construed to apply to any veteran who is, in the opinion of the board-[DOT]
Full discretion is given to the board.
-physically and mentally capable of maintaining himself if work were available.
That puts it on the shoulders of the board and the -board only to decide whether the man is physically and mentally capable. We are giving them the widest possible discretion.
Subtopic: 'EXTENSION OF ALLOWANCES TO INCLUDE CERTAIN OTHER CLASSES-ENLARGEMENT OF MEMBERSHIP OF BOARD