Military discharge papers (DD 214’s) may be filed in the Monroe County Recorder’s office. An original or certified copy is needed for filing purposes.
If you wish to request a certified copy of a military discharge, please complete and return the application. This may be done in person or through the mail.
Please send a photo copy of your driver’s license if mailing. Entitlement has to be proven before a certified copy can be issued. There is no charge to record or obtain a certified copy of a military record.
If you cannot locate the original, a copy of your discharge papers may be obtained by contacting the National Archives and Records Administration at https://www.archives.gov.
Application for Certified Copy of Military Records