• To request U.S. Army unit histories, write to the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) at College Park, ATTN: Archives II Textual Reference Branch (NNR2), Room 2600, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, Maryland 20740
  • To obtain a copy of your Official Military Personnel File (OMPF), write the National Personnel Records Center (NPRC), 1 Archives Drive, St. Louis, Missouri 63138.  Your OMPF will provide medical records, unit assignments, DD214 forms, and orders of personnel actions such as promotions and awards/commendation.
  • To obtain information concerning your individual awards, write to the U.S. Army Human Resources Command, KNOX-HRC-PDP, 1600 Spearhead Division Ave, Ft. Knox, KY 40122 or call them at (502) 613-9126
  • To obtain records pertaining to Radio Research Unit records, write to the Commander U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command, ATTN: IAOPS-HIST, Building 2444, Fort Belvoir, Virginia 22060-5370
  • To request U.S. Air Force unit histories, write to the Air Force Historical Research Agency (AFHRA), 600 Chennault Circle, Bldg. 1405, Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama 36112-6424.
  • To request copies of U.S. Navy ship histories and deck logs, write to the Naval History and Heritage Command (NHHC), 805 Kidder Breese, S.E. Washington Navy Yard, Washington, D.C. 20734-5060.
  • If you are a USMC Veteran or Navy Veteran formerly attached to one or more USMC units and you want to request copies of US Marine Corps histories, email your request to mcu_archives@usmcu.edu. Please make sure to indicate the applicable unit or units and each location during your service (or during your period of historical interest). You could also write to USMC Archives Branch, 2044 Broadway Street Quantico, Virginia 22134-5107.