Tag: discharge review

New guidance on discharge upgrade applications related to mental health, TBI, sexual assault and sexual harassment

By | 08/30/2017

The Department of Defense has issued a new guidance on discharge upgrade applications based on mental health conditions, traumatic brain injury, sexual assault, and sexual harassment.  In the past few years, the department has issued guidance for consideration of post-traumatic stress disorder…Read More »

Discharge Upgrades memo gets minor update

By | 06/10/2014

Read online Print (PDF) We are replacing the 2006 memo titled “Discharge Upgrading and Discharge Review: Introductory Materials & Forms for Attorneys and Counselors” with a new version with some minor changes: new hyperlinks for external resources and re-titled “Discharge Upgrades: Introductory Material and…Read More »

Discharge Upgrades: Introductory Material and Resources for Attorneys and Counselors

By | 06/10/2014

Print version (PDF) Updated: June 2014 | Links updated July 2017   Basics of Discharge Upgrading Advocates of active-duty military members will deal with people in situations that inevitably result in the receipt of less than fully honorable discharges. There is, and always…Read More »

How to get a copy of your military discharge papers (DD Form 214 or SF-180)

By | 12/08/2009

The National Archives and Records Administration Military Personnel Records Center is the official repository for records of military personnel who have been discharged from the U.S. Air Force, Army, Marine Corps, Navy and Coast Guard. Requests using DD 214 can come from…Read More »