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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Members of the Guard or Reserves who have been activated more than once may have been issued more than one DD Form Hello Joel, Thank you for contacting me. My dear wife was 6 months pregnant at the time, and we were worried about the probable post.

I hope this points you in the right direction, and thank you for your service! Do you know how I can get a copy or get one recreated?

Now, 24 years later, my employer is providing credit for ALL active duty service including training. There are sometime reasons people did not go active duty immediately like being in Nursing School full time planning to 256nn active duty as an officer instead of enlisted. I immediately joined the US Navy Reserves inactive. All I have is my discharge notice which states honorable discharge for reserve component and my honorable certificate.

When mom went to get his benefits she was denied. It will say Honorable Discharge even though you are still serving. As always, try to keep copies of your military records forever. So be sure to get copies of all records and ensure their accuracy. I am a honorably discharged Army Reservist. At the very least, all service members should be entitled to burial benefits in a military or state memorial park with graveside honors.


Can You Use a DD Form to Get a DD Form ?

They may be able to point you in the right direction. When I used to get the post card to report they would give me 24 hr. I am trying to get on my driver license that I am a VET. 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.

Ds is still no separation or re codes. Perhaps the folks at the National Archives have more information on sourcing military records.

Please no one post bull crap replies, I know what I talking about. Yes, Louis, you are considered a veteran. Doug, Thank you for contacting me. They will be able to rd through your military records and give you an idea if you are eligible for any benefits.

The DDN also shows my total time for pay as 9yr 9mo 29days which is correct.

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ds I have a question; My Father retired from the Army in after 25 years. However there is a problem with proving all the active time for my Army civilian retirement.

No pay slips no orders from that time period. My father was on duty for the Little Rock integration, went to meetings, training etc.

Take your retirement into your own hands and read the guidance yourself on OPMs site. My question- even though i did not see any active duty do i qualify for a DD? I did weekend drills from Sept. Am I considered a veteran? Learn More about these discharge certificates and when they are issued: So… a DD, with a transfer to the reserves. After reviewing the info, I do not find all my information concerning my reserve time.


My question is I have a Dd for a short stint but I never got a new Dd when I was discharged, I received a Ddn, after not getting well enough to continue serving. However, desert storm had ended rather fast and we never even made it for the additional training. Can anyone answer that question? Check with your old duty station and ask the S1. I am wondering if you have had any experience helping a veteran receive a DD This is the case even if you successfully and honorably served your term.

I have already contacted records and they sent me my whole service record. I am a daughter of the American Revolution. Since this does not appear to be an error on the DDN how do I capture my time? You are in my book.

I completed the six month us army reserve program 1n and six or seven years active reserve. Everyone who served under this program xd proudly consider themselves a veteran; after all we were serving and subject to call-up for our entire 8 year commitment. I served 13 weeks of active duty for training and completed it with no issues, even served as a squad leader.