Requests for copies of discharge papers may be made by the Veteran or the next of kin of a deceased Veteran which include a surviving spouse that has not remarried, father, mother, son, daughter, sister, or brother.
Contact the county to determine if the discharge is on record.
- The following information will be helpful in locating the discharge
- Veteran’s full name.
- Dates of service (as close as possible)
- Service number and/or Social Security Number
- Veterans Date of Birth
- Branch of Service
Complete “REQUEST FOR RELEASE OF PRIVATE DATA” SFN54412 (253kb pdf).
Mail, fax or deliver signed SFN 54412 as directed by county official.