Cold War Certificate Program

In accordance with section 1084 of the Fiscal Year 1998 National Defense Authorization Act, the Secretary of Defense approved awarding Cold War Recognition Certificates to all members of the armed forces and qualified federal government civilian personnel who faithfully and honorably served the United States anytime during the Cold War era, which is defined as Sept. 2, 1945 to Dec. 26, 1991.
Military Awards Branch Application for Cold War Recognition Certificate U.S. Residents Instructions:
Fill out this application and mail or fax to the Cold War Office with your proof of service. An acceptable supporting document includes any official government or military document that contains the

Information Needed

Recipient's name: Donn R. Dade

Social Security Number: Examples: SSN 123-45-6789
Military Service Number: RA18825175
Foreign Service Number: None

Date showing at least one day of service during the Cold War era:
(September 2, 1945 to December 26, 1991).
Examples include DD Form 214, a Leave and Earnings Statement, and the Standard Form 50.

You must certify your honorable service by signing and dating the application and returning with supporting document to:

Your Street Address:
City: - State:

Applicant Name: (Enter only if different from recipient name):

Applicant or Recipient Email Address:

I confirm my (or the recipient's) faithful and honorable service to the nation during the Cold War Era. Sign: Donn R. Dade
You must certify your honorable service by signing and dating the application

Send to:

Cold War Recognition, Hoffman II
Attn: AHRC-CWRS, 3N45
200 Stovall Street
Alexandria, VA 22332-0473

 Fax 1-800-723-9262