How to Find Military Records From 1872?

Answer Military and ancestral records can be found in a number of places in the United States. With the creation of internet archives many of these records can be traced from the comfort of home, or resea... Read More »

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How to Find USAF Military Records?

Former Air Force members or their surviving next of kin can get access to individual service records. These records are used to prove eligibility for benefits, apply for jobs or for genealogical re... Read More »

Can an employer find out your military discharge records?

Your military records are public domain once you're discharged. If they want to make the effort, all they have to do is request a copy from the National Personnel Records Centre. It can even be don... Read More »

How do you find the military records of your ancestors online?

Military records may not be on line. It depends on the country and how long ago they served, as well as whether the relevant archive has decided to make them available that way.

How to Request Military Records?

You can request Military Personnel Records from several sources, depending on the time period of service. A free copy of the veteran's Report of Separation Form (DD Form 214) is available to most m... Read More »