The Army O.M.P.F.-How to locate and research your father’s Army military service records
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Starting Research: Military Service Records Guide

The Army O.M.P.F.-How to locate and research your father’s Army military service records

To request your veteran’s Army service records now please click here: Request Army service records This article provides an overview of the archival military service records of 20th Century Army veterans (also known as the official military personnel file or O.M.P.F.) which are maintained at the U.S. National Archives. The military service records maintained within

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After Action Reports: Must-Have Military Records for Researching Individual Veterans and Their Units

If you are interested in requesting after action reports please click here: Request after action reports After Action Reports and Research at the National Archives. After Action Reports stored at the National Archives are historical records which document the combat operations of U.S. military units from WWI through Vietnam.During hostilities, military units within each branch

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Wrapping Things Up: The WWII Navy Notice of Separation

If you would like to request your veteran’s WWII Navy records please click here: Request WWII Navy Service Records The Separation Document The Navy issued a Notice of Separation when a WWII Navy veteran left the service. The WWII Navy Notice of Separation is a one-page document which serves as a basic outline of a

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