Do you have any additional information regarding individual you are seeking such as a name, date of birth, place of birth, did he serve in world war 1 or world war 2? Looking for unit information or personnel information?
Yes, I know my father’s service number and know that he served in the Central Pacific Theater. He received 2 Bronze Stars but I don’t know the circumstances. I’d also like to know what islands he fought on. I know he was on Saipan, Christmas Island, and possibly Okinawa.
All I know about my granddad is that he was a WWI veteran.
Their records were possibly destroyed in the St. Louis fire.
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Dear Ms. Van Keuren,
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It depends when your relatives served in the military. Please see NARA’s web page at https://www.archives.gov/research/military/veterans for the different time periods and how/where to send your requests. If you are unsure of names and dates, we suggest that you review the bog posting titled Suggestions and Advice for Family History Researchers.
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