Defense Finance Accounting Service

For Retirees:
U.S. Military Retirement Pay
8899 E 56th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46249-1200

Fax: 800-982-8459
Tel. 1-800-321-1080 (Mon-Fri; 0800-1700 EST)
AskDFAS (Submit online inquiry)


For Annuitants:
U.S. Military Annuitant Pay
8899 E 56th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46249-1300

Fax: 800-469-6559
Phone: 800-321-1080 (Mon-Fri; 0800-1700 EST)
AskDFAS (Submit online inquiry)


Veterans Affairs
Veterans Affairs Regional Office
1000 Liberty Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

VA Benefits 1-800-827-1000
Gulf War Helpline 1-800-749-8387
Agent Orange Info 1-800-749-8387

Federal Benefits Handbook
Press Releases
Director, Memorial Programs Service (403A)
Department of Veterans Affairs
810 Vermont Ave. N.W.
Washington, DC 20420

Tel. 1-800-697-6947

*Headstone and Markers request
Foreign Medical Program Office
PO Box 65021
Denver, Colorado 80206-5021

Tel. (303) 331-7590

*Services in most foreign countries must be
authorized by this office (if applicable)
Office of Service Members' Group Life Insurance
290 West Mt. Pleasant Avenue
Livingston, New Jersey 070390

Tel. 1-800-419-1473 or (973) 548-5699
Fax. 1-800-832-4943 *VGLI Claims
Social Security Administration

Federal Benefits Unit
U.S. Consulate General
Federal Benefits Unit (SS-5)
Gieꞵener Str 30
60453 Frankfurt AM Main
Phone: 069-90-555-1100
Online Contact Form

Social Security Administration
Office of International Operations
Box 17769
Baltimore, MD 21235-7769

Tel. 1-800-772-1213
National Personnel Records
National Personnel Records Center
(Military Personnel Records)
9700 Page Avenue
St. Louis, Missouri 63132-5100

Tel. (314) 538-4261 / 4122 / 4144 / 4142
Submit E-mail Inquiry
Department of Veterans Affairs
Health Records Management Center
PO Box 5020
St. Louis, Missouri 63115-5020

Tel. (314) 538-4500
Army Reserve Personnel Center's
Mobilization Section
9700 Page Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63132-5200

Tel. (314) 592-0554
Fax (314) 592-0578

* Retiree Recall/Mobilization
Army Review Boards Agency
Support Division, St. Louis
9700 Page Avenue
St. Louis, Missouri 63132-5200

*Correction of Military Record
National Personnel Records Center
Civilian Personnel Records
111 Winnebago Street
St. Louis, Missouri 63118-4126

Tel. (314) 538-5761
Fax: (314) 538-5719
Submit E-mail Inquiry
TRICARE Overseas Program
PO Box 7968
Madison, Wisconsin 53707-7968
Retirement Homes
U.S. Naval Home
Resident Affairs Service
1800 Beach Drive
Gulfport, MS 39507-1597

Tel. 1-800-332-3527
Public Affairs Office
U.S. Soldiers' & Airmen's Home (USSAH)
3700 N. Capital St. N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20317

Tel. 1-800-422-9988
DEERS Armed Forces Affairs
Data Center Support Office (DSO)
Seaside, California 93955-6771

Tel. 1-800-538-9552
Submit E-mail Inquiry
Army Retired Affairs
(800) 336-4909

Air Force Retired Affairs
(800) 531-7502

black Retired Activities Office
(800) 255-8950

Marine Corps Retired Affairs
(800) 336-4649

Coast Guard Retired Affairs
(800) 772-8724

Reserve Component SBP
(800) 535-2699

Awards Information
(202) 685-1770
Department of the Army
Department of the Army
U.S. Total Army Personnel Command
2461 Eisenhower Avenue
Alexandria, VA 22331-0482

Tel. 1-800-892-2490 or (703) 325-9857
Submit E-mail Inquiry

* POW and Missing Personnel Affairs
HQDA Army Retirement Services
200 Stovall St.
Alexandria, VA 22332-0470

Tel. (703) 325-2695

* DA SBP Board (for corrections)
Office of Personnel Management
U.S. Office of Personnel Management
Retirement Operations Center
Post Office Box 45
Boyers, Pennsylvania 16017-0045

Tel. (888) 767-6738
Submit E-mail Inquiry

* Retirement Programs for Civilians
Federal Employees' Group Life Insurance
P.O. Box 2627
Jersey City, NJ 07303-2627

Tel. (703) 325-2695
Tel. (212) 578-2975

* Federal Employees' Group Life Insurance




Retiree Important Information

VA Form 21-22 Appointment of Veterans Service Organization as Claimant's Representative
VA Form 21-526 Veteran's Application for Compensation and/or Pension
VA Form 21-530 Application for Burial Benefits
VA Form 21-534 Application for Dependency and Indemnity Compensation
VA Form 21-535 Application for Dependency and Indemnity Compensation by Parent(s)
VA Form 21-601 Application for Reimbursement From Accrued Amounts due a Deceased Beneficiary
VA Form 21-2008 Application For United States Flag for Burial Purposes
VA Form 22-1990 Application for VA Education Benefits
VA Form 26-1880 Request For A Certificate Of Eligibility (Home Loan Guaranty)
VA Form 28-1900 Disabled Veterans Application for Vocational Rehabilitation
VA Form 29-336 Designation Of Beneficiary (Government Life Insurance)
VA Form 29-4125 Claim for one Sum Payment (Do not use if you prefer monthly payments)
VA Form 40-1330 Application for Standard Government Headstone or Marker
VA Form 4962 Verification of Eligibility for Burial in a National Cemetery
VA Form 5281 Application for Refund of Educational Contributions
VSGLV 8283 Claim for Death Benefits
SF 1174 Claim for Unpaid Compensation of Deceased Member of the Uniformed Services
DD Form 149 Application for Correction of Military Record
DD Form 1172 Application for Uniformed Services Identification DEERS Enrollment Card
DD Form 1884 Application for Annuity Under the Retirees Serviceman's Family Protection Plan and/or Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP)
DD Form 2064 Certificate of Death Overseas
DD Form 2293 Application For Former Spouse Payments From Retired Pay
DD Form 2656-2 Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP) Termination Request
DFAS-CL 1039 Request for Bond Action/Bond Information
DFAS-CL 1040 Request For Allotment Action
DFAS-CL 1741/144 Service Earnings Information
DFAS-CL 1741/145 Social Security Offset Reserve Fact Sheet
DFAS-CL 1800/97 Certificate of Existence
DFAS-CL 1800/100 Report of Existence
DFAS-CL 5110/5 Retiree Change of Address Request/State Tax Withholding Authorization
DFAS-CL 5840/26 Affidavit Regarding Citizenship Status
DFAS-CL 5890/2 Order of Precedence / Designation of Beneficiary by Retired Members
DFAS-CL 330/2 Direct Deposit Authorization
DFAS-CL 401/17 Request For Withholding State Tax
Form W-8BEN Certificate of Foreign Status of Beneficial Owner for United States Tax Withholding