The Women's Army Corps Service Medal was established by Executive Order 9365 signed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on July 29, 1943, and implemented by War Department Bulletin 17 (1943). Veterans can receive one full FREE set of their military awards and decorations.

Eligibility

The Women's Army Corps Service Medal was awarded to female members of the Army for military service under either of the following:

  • In the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps between July 10, 1942, and August 31, 1943.
  • In the Women's Army Corps between September l, 1943, and September 2, 1945.

How to Apply

Submit your request for the Women's Army Corps Service Medal is writing to:

National Personnel Records Center
Military Personnel Records
9700 Page Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63132-5100

Include your social security number, copy of your DD214 or other separation papers, and full name and mailing address.

Contact

National Personnel Records Center
Military Personnel Records
9700 Page Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63132-5100
MPR.assistance@nara.gov