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Carry Your DD-214 At All Times
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Why you should carry a wallet-sized copy of your DD-214
Any number of reasons apply...
- Discount opportunities at stores, movie theaters, etc;
- Confirmation of service when applying for employment;
- Interactions with law enforcement;
- Verifying former military service to acqauintances or while attending civic meetings;
- Applying for uniform membership in a state-level military Reserve unit
- In the event of an accident in which VA medical benefits may be of assistance in your care;
- and more.
How to obtain a wallet-sized DD-214
If you own an image reducing photocopier or scanner you can make your own wallet-sized DD-214. If not, you can take a clean copy of your DD-214 to any Kinkos, Office Depot or other office supply/copy station to have your DD-214 reduced and laminated, usually very quickly.
Special thanks to Corporal Philip G. LeDonne, New York, for suggesting this website.
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