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I Want To Know All of the
Military Medal and Award
Authorizations I am Eligible For
(Send me my Form 201-A)

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    SECTION 1

    PLEASE USE CAPITAL LETTERS WHEN APPROPRIATE
    for Names, Ranks, Units, Bases, Countries, Addresses, etc.

    Do not use all uppercase or all lowercase (Explanation)

    VETERAN'S Last Name as it appears on the Report of Separation:
    First Name as it appears on the Report of Separation:
    Middle Name as it appears on the Report of Separation:
    Title (Must appear on military documentation): Jr Sr II III IV

    Highest Rank
    Example: A1C, SGT, CPT, PO3C, SP4, T/5, PFC, 1LT, etc.
    Do NOT enter your 'O-', 'E-' or 'W-' paygrade and do NOT enter your MOS job title:


    SECTION 2A

    Address:
    City:
    State:
    Enter your Zip or City Code:

    Phone:


    SECTION 2B

    NOTE: Military service numbers converted to social security numbers in July, 1969

  • Enter your/the veteran's FIRST EIGHT DIGITS ONLY of the service number -- NUMERALS ONLY... NO LETTERS, NO SPACES, NO DASHES (Omit the last digit of SSN service numbers):


    SECTION 3

    Was this veteran killed-in-action overseas: YES | NO

    Is this veteran currently living or deceased: LIVING | DECEASED

    Did this veteran serve anywhere overseas: YES | NO

    If no overseas service please go to the Section Four...

    COUNTRY #1

    I/this veteran served overseas in the following country or war zone:

    The date I/this veteran began service in the above country or war zone:
    (Month/Day/Year)

    The date I/this veteran ended service in the above country or war zone:
    (Month/Day/Year)

    COUNTRY #2

    I/this veteran served overseas in the following country or war zone:

    The date I/this veteran began service in the above country or war zone:
    (Month/Day/Year)

    The date I/this veteran ended service in the above country or war zone:
    (Month/Day/Year)

    COUNTRY #3

    I/this veteran served overseas in the following country or war zone:

    The date I/this veteran began service in the above country or war zone:
    (Month/Day/Year)

    The date I/this veteran ended service in the above country or war zone:
    (Month/Day/Year)

    COUNTRY #4

    I/this veteran served overseas in the following country or war zone:

    The date I/this veteran began service in the above country or war zone:
    (Month/Day/Year)

    The date I/this veteran ended service in the above country or war zone:
    (Month/Day/Year)

    COUNTRY #5

    I/this veteran served overseas in the following country or war zone:

    The date I/this veteran began service in the above country or war zone:
    (Month/Day/Year)

    The date I/this veteran ended service in the above country or war zone:
    (Month/Day/Year)


    SECTION 4

    Service Branch:

    Month, Day, Year first entered military service (Example: 10/31/1955):

    Month, Day, Year military service ended (Example: 09/26/1984):


    SECTION 5 - Units or Vessels Served

    1. Vessel or Unit Name (Do Not Abbreviate):

    (Month/Day/Year) Date arrived at this unit/vessel

    (Month/Day/Year) Date left this unit/vessel

    2. Vessel or Unit Name (Do Not Abbreviate):

    (Month/Day/Year) Date arrived at this unit/vessel

    (Month/Day/Year) Date left this unit/vessel

    3. Vessel or Unit Name (Do Not Abbreviate):

    (Month/Day/Year) Date arrived at this unit/vessel

    (Month/Day/Year) Date left this unit/vessel

    4. Vessel or Unit Name (Do Not Abbreviate):

    (Month/Day/Year) Date arrived at this unit/vessel

    (Month/Day/Year) Date left this unit/vessel


    SECTION 6

    Name of Military Base/Fort/Camp/Field/Installation served at (Please do not abbreviate the installation name... Do not provide the location of the installation):
    1.
    2.
    3.
    4.
    5.
    6.


    SECTION 7

    Please provide YOUR email address where your Report will be sent:
    (Do NOT use a hotmail.com, live.com, msn.com email address)


    SECTION 8

    OPTIONAL: If you have a Facebook Page, either type or cut-and-paste your FULL Facebook website address:


    OPTIONAL: Please briefly state any comments:


SECTION 9

Please indicate...

  • I am emailing a scanned, unaltered JPG (or GIF) copy of my/the veteran's DD-214 (Report of Separation) and/or other documents to amerwar@amervets.com to have my 201-A Report emailed to me. If my emailed DD-214 does not arrive within 24 hours please ignore my 201-A request. (Do not email a photo taken by a camera. Do not email a PDF scan. )

  • I am mailing within 24 hours a copy of my/the veteran's unaltered DD-214 (Report of Separation) and/or other documents. If my mailed DD-214 does not arrive within seven days please ignore my 201-A request. [DO NOT SEND MAIL that requires a signature or it will be returned. If you desire delivery confirmation use USPS Tracking to monitor your outgoing mail online.]
  • MAILING ADDRESS: The American War Library
    817 East Via Carmelitos
    Virginia Building 319
    Long Beach CA 90805-7549.


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    To operate this as a free service your application form is initially 'read' by a computer. This computer requires the correct capitalization for names, addresses, units, etc., in order to provide accurate information to a human reader who finalizes your Award Report. Your application form will be rejected if you do not use capital letters when appropriate, or if you use all lowercase or all uppercase letters. Click here to go back to the beginning