To be eligible for benefits, you must be one of the following:
Child or parent of a deceased veteran
Active duty military service member
Member of the Reserves or National Guard
Discharge Document (DD-214) & Military Service Records
To apply for most benefits, you will need to provide military personnel records. If you do not have a copy of your discharge document, you can receive free copies by visiting the Anoka County Veteran Services Office and completing form SF-180.
Other documents you may need to get started
Civilian medical records
Birth certificates for dependents
Identification card or proof of residency
Military medical records
Military personnel file
Use these links to view checklists of items you will need to bring to our office when completing your benefit application.