These archived files are treasured by family members, historians, researchers, and genealogists. Contained in a typical OMPF are documents outlining all elements of military service, including assignments, evaluations, awards and decorations, education and training, demographic information, some medical information and documented disciplinary actions. Some records also contain photographs of the individual and official correspondence concerning military service.
* To view an original record, individuals may visit the NPRC Archival Research Room in St. Louis, MO.
* Telephone is 314-801-0850.
* Research room hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Central Time Tuesday through Friday.
* Visitors are strongly encouraged to call ahead to make reservations.
To obtain copies of records, customers may:
Information about records available at NPRC is also posted on the National Personnel Records Center Web page.