Online Application for
Correction of Military Records - or - Discharge Review

Who may apply?

Soldiers and veterans. If the Soldier or veteran is deceased or incompetent, the surviving spouse, next of kin, or a legal representative may apply. The application must include documentation to prove this relationship such as a certified copy of a marriage license, death certificate, or power of attorney as appropriate.

Supporting Documents

In the online application process, you may add documentation to your file. You may create an application and save without submitting. When you submit your documentation, it must have a signature page, signed. Without a completed signature page, your application cannot be processed. Please upload or send copies of applicable military records in your possession. Do not assume the your military record on file contains all such documents. You may also mail in your application and supporting documents.

"NOTICE: Personal hearing before the Army Discharge Review Board (ADRB) is available only in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area (Arlington, Virginia) at the applicant's own expense. Travel panels of the ADRB to locations elsewhere have been discontinued due to government budget limitations."

Apply Online

If you want to submit an application, please do so by mail according to the Application Procedures instructions on the respective Board pages. If you want to check on the status of an online application you previously submitted, you may email -