What We Do-Personnel files-Unit Records for veterans and the public

Official Military Personnel Files (NPRC-St. Louis)


Certified copies of veterans DD-214 or equivalent

Copies Official Military Personnel File (OMPF)

Copies of Individual Deceased Personnel Files (IDPF)

US Personnel Military Medical Records

US Army Morning Reports and Unit Rosters from 1912 to 1959

USAF Morning Reports from 1947 to 1966

US Army and USAF Individual Flight Logs to 1966

Awards, Medals, Deployment Assignments

Unit Records
(NARA-College Park)

After Action Reports

Unit Journals

Unit Histories

Maps and Overlays

General Orders

Deck Logs

US Navy Muster Rolls and Rosters

USMC Muster Rolls and Rosters

Photographs of Military Units

Photographs of notable veterans and Individuals

Rules Governing Access to Personnel Records

OMPF Archival record - discharge date of 1957 or prior*

These records are archival and are open to the public.

 OMPF Federal (non-archival) record - discharge date of 1957 or after* 

These records are non-archival and are maintained under the Federal Records Center program. Non-archival records are subject to access restrictions.  The military veteran, or

The next-of-kin (un-remarried widow or widower, son, daughter, father, mother, brother or sister, grandchild)

"Authorized Representative" with veteran's or next-of-kin written permission.

 *Please note: Records are accessioned into the National Archives and become archival, 62 years after the service member's separation from the military. This is a rolling date; hence, the current year, 2019, minus 62 years is 1957 

Specialized Research


Assistance in the reconstruction of US Army, Army Air Force and Air Force personnel files lost in the 1973 fire at the NPRC in St. Louis

Europe and Pacific Tracking, including all German and Japanese Records that are available

Surviving family identification and location

POW-MIA Records, Captured German Records

Records of the military during non-wartime

Atomic Veteran Certification Assistance

We also research German military records at the Bundesarchiv in Germany