To apply for a Veterans ID card veterans must first sign up at VA.gov and “Apply for a Printed Veteran ID Card” OR veterans can signup through AccessVA. Make sure you have a copy of a state or federal issued ID and a photo saved (size limit 3MB) on the device you will be using.
- 1 How do I get a replacement veterans ID card?
- 2 How do I prove my veteran status?
- 3 Can I get my military ID online?
- 4 How do I get a replacement military dependent ID card?
- 5 How do I get proof of military service?
- 6 How do I get a copy of my NGB Form 22?
- 7 How do I get a military statement of service letter?
- 8 How do I schedule an appointment for my military ID?
- 9 How do you get a military ID without a sponsor?
- 10 What documents do I need to get a dependent military ID?
- 11 Where can I get a DD Form 1173?
- 12 How long are dependent military ID cards good for?
- 13 How do I get a DD Form 2765?
How do I get a replacement veterans ID card?
If your VHIC is lost or stolen, contact the VA medical facility where your picture was taken to request a new card be re-issued, or call 1-877-222-VETS (8387).
How do I prove my veteran status?
Additional Ways to Prove Military Service The DD Form 214, 215, 256, NGB Form 22 and similar forms are official proof of service documents. These are the forms usually required for applying for veterans benefits through the Department of Veterans Affairs and other official benefits.
Can I get my military ID online?
You may obtain a military ID through ID Card Office Online or in person at a at any Real-Time Automated Personnel Identification System (RAPIDS) site. In order to receive your first military ID card, you must first be enrolled in the Defense Eligibility Enrollment Reporting System, or DEERS.
How do I get a replacement military dependent ID card?
If you lose your ID you can apply for a new one at a RAPIDS site or through the ID Card Office Online. Service members should also report missing CACs to their chain of command. To renew, change or replace your ID card, your profile in DEERS will need to be up to date.
How do I get proof of military service?
You can request a copy of the Veteran’s military records in any of these ways:
- Mail or fax a Request Pertaining to Military Records (Standard Form SF 180) to the National Personnel Records Center (NPRC).
- Write a letter to the NPRC.
- Visit the NPRC in person.
- Contact your state or county Veterans agency.
How do I get a copy of my NGB Form 22?
To obtain a copy of your NGB Form 22/22A, you have to contact the National Guard Adjutant General’s Office for the particular state in which you performed National Guard service. For contact information, visit the National Guard website.
How do I get a military statement of service letter?
A veteran proof of service letter serves as proof of honorable service in the uniformed services. The letter can be obtained through the upgraded eBenefits premium (free) account access. A YouTube tutorial on how to obtain this premium access is available on the VA VAntage Point Blog.
How do I schedule an appointment for my military ID?
Save time by making an online appointment. Visit the Appointment Scheduler at https://rapids-appointments.dmdc.osd.mil. Remember to bring 2 forms of government issued Identification. If you need to locate your nearest Identification office, use the DEERS/RAPIDS Site Locator at /www.dmdc.osd.mil/rsl/.
How do you get a military ID without a sponsor?
When a sponsor passes away, a dependent spouse or child may need to update their military ID card. Can I Renew My Military ID Without My Sponsor?
- Make an appointment with your local RAPIDS ID office.
- Call the DEERS support line.
- Get your new ID cards from the RAPIDS ID office.
What documents do I need to get a dependent military ID?
At least one form of ID must be a valid state or federal government-issued picture identification (for example, passport, driver’s license, or current DoD ID card). If you are a dependent, you must provide a completed DD Form 1172-2 and two forms of ID in original form.
Where can I get a DD Form 1173?
A lost DD Form 1173 can be re-ordered at a Real-Time Automated Personnel Identification System (RAPIDS) site. Use the RAPIDS Site Locator at http://www.dmdc.osd.mil/rsl to find a RAPIDS site closest to your location.
How long are dependent military ID cards good for?
Remotely issued military ID cards are valid for their full lifecycle. Dependents’ ID cards are valid for four years unless eligibility ends sooner. Contact your nearest RAPIDS site for assistance or to schedule an appointment to renew your ID card or get a replacement if it is lost or stolen.
How do I get a DD Form 2765?
Those wishing to renew DD Form 2765 need to obtain a copy of the DD Form 1172-2. Complete Sections 1 through 3, print the document out, and submit it to the nearest RAPIDS office. Follow the instructions of the official representative, and once everything is approved, you will receive the updated ID.