Access to WWII U.S.N. Service Records: How to Obtain a WWII Navy O.M.P.F. (Official Military Personnel File)
Mar19

Access to WWII U.S.N. Service Records: How to Obtain a WWII Navy O.M.P.F. (Official Military Personnel File)

  The WWII Navy O.M.P.F. or ‘WWII Navy official military personnel file’ is essential for researching veterans who served in the Navy during WWII.  In this post we will examine why the WWII Navy O.M.P.F. is useful for your research, what kinds of records you can expect to find in your veteran’s file, and how you can access your veteran’s WWII Navy O.M.P.F. service file. The WWII Navy O.M.P.F.’s were...

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New location of WWII, Korea, and Vietnam Army I.D.P.F. Casualty Personnel Files (as of 2017)
Mar18

New location of WWII, Korea, and Vietnam Army I.D.P.F. Casualty Personnel Files (as of 2017)

  Exciting news regarding the transfer of Army I.D.P.F.’s to the National Archives!  WWII, Korean War and Vietnam War Individual Deceased Personnel Files (Army I.D.P.F.’s) for Army veterans have been transferred to the custody of the National Archives. Prior to the start of 2017 the Army I.D.P.F.’s had been maintained under the custody of the Army. The process to acquire a veteran’s Army I.D.P.F has...

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How to Obtain a WWII Casualty Service Record (WWII I.D.P.F.)
Mar04

How to Obtain a WWII Casualty Service Record (WWII I.D.P.F.)

  If you are researching a veteran who became a casualty during WWII then you will need to ensure that you can access the WWII I.D.P.F. (Individual Deceased Personnel File) of your K.I.A. veteran. The WWII I.D.P.F. casualty record is an essential tool for researching K.I.A. veterans because it contains a wealth of  valuable information pertaining to the death and burial  of the individual K.I.A. veteran. The WWII I.D.P.F....

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