1 Reply Latest reply on Sep 27, 2021 3:17 PM by Jason Atkinson

    How do I get my military medical records?

    Janis Gonzales Newbie

      I am missing my records from, anyone know how to locate them?

        • Re: How do I get my military medical records?
          Jason Atkinson Ranger

          Dear Ms. Gonzales,

          Thank you for posting your request on History Hub!

           

          Individual medical reports of veterans who left the Army (before October 16, 1992), the Navy (before January 31, 1994), the Air Force (before May 1994); or the Marine Corps (before May 1994)  are in the custody of NARA's National Personnel Records Center (NPRC) in St. Louis.  Please complete a NA Form 13042 and mail it to the National Personnel Records Center, (Military Personnel Records), 1 Archives Drive, St. Louis, MO  63138-1002.

           

          Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, NPRC will continue servicing requests ONLY associated with medical treatments, burials, homeless veterans seeking admittance to a homeless shelter, and those involving the VA Home Loan program. If your request is urgent, please see Emergency Requests and Deadlines. Please check archives.gov/veterans for updates to the NPRC operating hours and status. We apologize for this inconvenience and appreciate your understanding and patience.

           

          For medical records of veterans who left the Army (after October 15, 1992), Air Force (after April 30, 1994), Navy (after January 31, 1994), or the Marine Corps (after April 30, 1994) and before 2014, please contact the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Records Management Center (VARMC), 4300 Goodfellow Blvd. Bldg. 104, St. Louis, MO 63120. Please write or call them. The telephone number is 1-888-533-4558.

           

          For medical records of veterans who left the Army after 2013, please contact the AMEDD Records Processing Center, 3370 Nacogdoches Road, Suite 116, San Antonio, TX 78217.

           

          For medical records of veterans who left the Navy or the Marine Corps after 2013, please contact the Navy Medicine Records Activity (NMRA), BUMED Detachment St. Louis, 4300 Goodfellow Boulevard, Building 103, St. Louis, MO 63120.

           

          See NARA’s web page Veterans' Medical and Health Records and/or the Veterans Benefits Administration web page for more information.

           

          We hope this is helpful.