The Navy Personnel Command can only issue the Honorable Discharge (DD Form N) certificate. The certificate may be issued in. DD-2, Us Uniformed Services Identification Card. DD, Report of DDN, Honorable Discharge Certificate. DDA, General. A DD Form or DD Form must indicate a period of active duty service dates to be a valid document for eligibility determination purposes.

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The DDN also shows my total time for pay as 9yr 9mo 29days which is correct. Where are the records for my service as a reservist? Am now 82, so no hope, but feel a little left out. If you were activated while part of the Reserves, then you should have a DD Form They also say that the only civilians were independent contractors, which I know is incorrect.

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Should I not be eligible for a DD? I wish you the best in getting copies of your service records! Now, 24 years later, my employer is providing credit for ALL active duty service including training. I contacted the NPRC, they told me they did not have reserve records only active duty. I am going through all the processes now for disability benefits. Sorry to be so blunt but it is what it is. Can anyone answer that question? By the same token, we should also recognize that our service was not equal, as far as earned benefits are concerned, to those who actually spent 2, 4, or more years eating army chow and army b.

That may also be worth looking into.

Doug, Thank you for contacting me. As alluded to in the reader question, a DD Form is often required by the VA and other benefits organizations to qualify for veterans benefits. I hope this is helpful, and thanks for 2556n service!


One drill per month, two weeks per year training. I want it on my drivers license.

They mentioned that I had health care experience, that is what I was doing over there. I have a huge stack of orders because I hardly ever did my 15 days together, so I have an order for 1, 2, or 3 days in most cases, and each order has to be entered separately. The requirement is to have a DD It will say Honorable Discharge even though you are still serving. Not to diminish the service of those who were deployed, but both traditional active duty or active duty for training should be recognized with a Form DD However, the government has certain requirements people must meet before they are eligible for certain veterans benefits through the VA or through ddd state.

However, desert storm had ended rather fast and we never even made it for the additional training.

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AFISeparation Documents. Sorry for being so long, but lots of information to digest and lots of questions that need to be answered. I have purchased all my active time a few years ago. Hello Jerome, Thank you for contacting me.

Any advice on what I can do? It covers when certain forms are issued, and why. Also note — some states offer a Veterans Designation on drivers licenses. At the end of the activation period, the member is discharged from active duty, issued a DD Formand reinstated into his or her Guard or Reserve status.

Then once I do get my earnings statement, my VA Human Resources Benefits Rep has to enter every single and order as well because all entries have to have a start and end date. Check with your old duty station and ask the S1.


You might also be able to prove your military service with a membership card to a military organization such as the VFW, American Legion, or similar service organization.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. We all 256m a blank check to be cashed with our lives if necessary! Military discounts are up to individual stores — and they vary widely in terms of who is eligible. This often applies to mobilizations, or activation under Title 10 orders and other circumstances. This also has will change my total time of active service for my medical retirement. My recommendation is to ask your recruiter to walk you through the process to make you get the correct paperwork you need.

I have since been approved for disability, but never once did Xd Security mention my time in the service. Perhaps the folks at the National Archives have more information on sourcing military records. Be sure to verify your DD form shows all periods of active duty service. This process will take a lot 526n work on your part because you will have to put every Active Duty date on the forms to request your earnings for buyback.

Derrick, There are specific rules for medical retirement benefits. If your branch of service no longer has these records, then you should contact the Dv Archiveswhere military service records are permanently maintained.

I love this country and her people like no other; I would do anything to defend her. I myself served during the years with the AF.