In some cases, credit may be given for the former railroad employee's military service. If credit for military service is claimed, proof must be furnished. Both the beginning date and the ending date of the military service must be proven.
|Best Proof of Military Service
||Where to Secure
|Original certificate of discharge or release to inactive duty from a branch of the Armed Forces that shows the beginning and ending date of the active military service
|Copy of a certificate made by the State, county or municipal agency or department in which the original record was recorded
||County Recorder or County Clerk for county of residence when discharged
|Certification from a branch of the Armed Forces that shows the beginning and ending dates of employee's military service
National Personnel Records Center
(Military Personnel Records)
9700 Page Boulevard
St. Louis, Missouri 63132-5100
If the employee was discharged from the Army during 1912 - 1959 or the Air Force during 1947 - 1963, see the "Other Proofs of Military Service" section.
|A certified photocopy of one of the documents shown above