Guidelines

Can a reenlistment code be changed?

Can a reenlistment code be changed?

To change your RE code, you may need to apply to the Board for Correction of Military Records (BCMR) or Board for Correction of Naval Records (BCNR). Your recruiter may be able to help you (or refer you to someone who can help).

Can you reenlist after DD214?

The Military Reenlistment Eligibility Code (RE) on your discharge documents (DD214) shows whether you are eligible, would need a waiver, or are ineligible.

How do I amend a DD Form 214?

Changes to DD 214 or other military records cannot be done through the VA. Such requests for change must be processed through the Department of Defense, Army Review Boards Agency (ARBA). For Army records, you may also contact the Department of Defense, ARBA. You may also send an e-mail to: [email protected].

How do I correct a mistake on my DD214?

If you are in need of a correction to your Certificate of Release of Discharge from Active Duty (DD Form 214), you must submit a written request for a correction (DD Form 215) and include a copy of your DD Form 214.

How to update DD214?

U.S. Military DD 214.

  • especially if they inaccurately or incompletely describe one’s past military service.
  • DD Form 149. There’s one specific form applicable to the correction or updating of DD 214s – DD Form 149.
  • DD Form 293.
  • Review Board Submissions.
  • Does the DD214 tell you the type of discharge?

    A medical discharge is usually a type of general discharge, with the exact circumstances listed specifically on the service member’s DD-214 . Medical-related discharges vary the most, as the severity and circumstances under which the condition began can impact the type of discharge a service member will receive.

    What does MBK code mean on your DD214?

    MBK means completion of Active Duty service commitment or expiration of term of service. You can find other SPN codes at dd214.us/referenceSPN_Codes.pdf.

    Can You Change Your Name on DD214?

    A new retired ID card can be issued and a DEERS name change entry made at any military Pass and ID office by presenting a certified copy of the court ordered name change. DD-214. Recent litigation has made it possible for veterans to change their name on the DD 214 form.