National Personnel Records Center

Check the Status of a Request for Military Service Records

  • Allow about 10 days for us to receive and process your request, then you may check the status of your request.
  • These forms are ONLY for status updates for EXISTING requests from the National Personnel Records Center (NPRC).
  • Visit the Request Military Service Records page to start a new request for military service records; online, by mail, or by fax.


Check Status   Check the status of a military service records request

Check Medical Request  Check the status of a military clinical and/or medical treatment records request

*Due to our current operating constraints, NPRC's Customer Service Line, 314-801-0000, is unstaffed and cannot respond to your calls.  For more information, see NPRC's operating status.



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