February 25, 2005M21-1, Part III
SERVICE REQUEST ADDRESSES AND TELEPHONE NUMBERS
10National Archives and Records Administration(202) 501-5400
Washington, DC 20408
U.S. Army Reserve Personnel Command (AR-PERSCOM)
9700 Page BoulevardFax (314) 592-1291
St. Louis, MO 63132-5200
13National Personnel Records CenterAll branches (314) 538-2050*
(Military Personnel Records)Fax (314) 538-4175
9700 Page Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63132
*This number should not be used by RO personnel to inquire about records needed in conjunction with pending claims. The VALNO Number, (314) 538-4278, should be used instead.
U.S. Army Enlisted Records & Evaluation Center
8899 East 56th Street
Fort Benjamin Harrison, IN 46249-5301
The Center also holds all service records of those enlisted men on the Temporary Disability Retired List (TDRL) until a final determination is made, sometimes years later. Note: TDRL Officers records are kept at: Total Army Personnel Command, 200 Stovall, Alexandria, VA 22332-0400.
16For verification of status: active or discharged
Defense Finance and Accounting Service (317) 510-2825
Army Military Pay Operations
Attn: Verifications – Inquiries Team
8899 E. 56th St.
Indianapolis, IN 46249-0875
Purpose: To obtain severance pay/military benefits information on service members who have been separated from the Army.
17Defense Finance and Accounting Service(800) 321-1080
U.S. Military Annuitant Pay
P.O. Box 7131
London, KY 40742-7131
Purpose: To obtain pay information on retirees (living retired service members) of all branches except Coast Guard, and their annuitants (survivors of retired service persons who receive annuities).