DD Form 215, Correction to DD Form 214, Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty is a supplement to the DD Form 214 with any corrections that had been requested by a veteran and approved by a review board.
The latest version of the form - commonly referred to as VA Form DD 215 - was released by the Department of Defense (DoD) in 2009. As of today, no DD Form 215 fillable copies are available for download online. The Executive Services Directorate website has also marked the form as Controlled. A printable version on the form is available for reference below.
Accurate discharge documentation is critical to assist Veterans and their family members in establishing eligibility for benefits, compensation, healthcare, home loans, education, tax benefits, and much more.
Ex-military personnel that wish to correct a mistake in their records need to send an application to the review board of their respective service branch. Instructions on what to submit for each are listed below. We encourage you to check directly with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for updates or changes:
It is important to understand that DD Form 215 should NOT be filled. The form is a supplement to the Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty, is issued after the update request and contains that updated information.