Retired/Former Marines Requests for verification of awards should be submitted to the appropriate address below, using the Standard Form 180 (SF 180) or a signed written letter with all pertinent personal information, along with a copy of the DD214.
Inquires from Marines discharged or retired prior January 1999: Address: Navy Personnel Command, Retired Records Section (PERS-312D2), 9700 Page Avenue, Room 5409, St. Louis, MO 63132. Telephone number: (314) 592-1150
Inquires from Marines discharged or retired after January 1999: Address: Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps, Military Awards Branch (MMMA), 3280 Russell Road, Quantico, VA 22134. Telephone number: (703)784-9206.
Inquires from Former Marines with obligated service: Address: Commander, Marine Corps Mobilization Command (MOBCOM), 15303 Andrews Road, Kansas City, MO 64147. Telephone number: 1-800-255-5082.