DA Form 3340 "Request for Continued Service in the Regular Army"

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This is a military form that was released by the U.S. Department of the Army (DA) on June 1, 2018. The form, often mistakenly referred to as the DD Form 3340, is a military form used by and within the U.S. Army. As of today, no separate instructions for the form are provided by the DA.

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REQUEST FOR CONTINUED SERVICE IN THE REGULAR ARMY
For use of this form, see AR 601-280; the proponent agency is DCS, G-1.
DATA REQUIRED BY THE PRIVACY ACT OF 1974
AUTHORITY:
Sections 504, 505, 508, and 510, Title 10, USC.
PRINCIPAL PURPOSE:
To formally request and determine eligibility for continued service. This information becomes part of the subject's military personnel
records, which is used to document personnel management actions.
ROUTINE USES:
Data collected is used to certify a Soldier’s request for continued service by his or her commander.
DISCLOSURE:
Voluntary; however, failure to furnish information requested may result in denial of continued service in the US. Army.
CITATION:
System of Record Notice (SORN): A0600-8-104 AHRC
SECTION I - SOLDIER'S REQUEST
1. TO (Command, Unit/Organization):
2. FROM (Rank, First, Middle, Last Name, DODID, Unit/Organization):
3. REQUEST I BE AUTHORIZED TO (Select one):
a. REENLIST
b. EXTEND MY ENLISTMENT FOR THE FOLLOWING REASON:
c. CONTINUED SERVICE FOR THE FOLLOWING RETENTION INCENTIVE (Only Soldiers not required to reenlist or extend):
4. ACCRUED LEAVE OPTIONS (Select one):
a. DO NOT DESIRE TO CASH IN ACCRUED LEAVE (Must select if 3c is selected).
DAYS OF ACCRUED LEAVE.
b. DESIRE TO CASH IN
c. I AM EXTENDING MY PRESENT ENLISTMENT AND HAVE BEEN COUNSELED ON CASHING IN ACCRUED LEAVE.
5. SOLDIER'S SIGNATURE
6. DATE (YYYYMMDD)
SECTION II - COMMANDER'S CERTIFICATION
7. COMMANDER'S DETERMINATION OF QUALIFICATION (Select one):
a. SOLDIER IS FULLY QUALIFIED.
b. SOLDIER IS NOT FULLY QUALIFIED.
8. COMMANDER'S DETERMINATION/RECOMMENDATION FOR CONTINUED SERVICE (Select as appropriate):
a. APPROVED (Only if 7a. is selected).
b. RECOMMEND APPROVAL (Only if 7b. is selected; DA FORM 3072 is attached).
c. DISAPPROVED (Only if 7b. is selected).
d. RECOMMEND DISAPPROVAL.
(1) I HAVE INITIATED A BAR TO CONTINUED SERVICE UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF AR 601-280.
(2) BAR TO CONTINUED SERVICE IS NOT WARRANTED, AND REQUEST WILL BE FORWARDED TO THE FINAL AUTHORITY
(If selected, Section III must be completed with additional Commander(s) approval).
9. TYPED NAME, RANK, AND BRANCH OF COMMANDER
10. COMMANDER'S SIGNATURE
11. DATE (YYYYMMDD)
DA FORM 3340, JUN 2018
PREVIOUS EDITIONS ARE OBSOLETE.
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REQUEST FOR CONTINUED SERVICE IN THE REGULAR ARMY
For use of this form, see AR 601-280; the proponent agency is DCS, G-1.
DATA REQUIRED BY THE PRIVACY ACT OF 1974
AUTHORITY:
Sections 504, 505, 508, and 510, Title 10, USC.
PRINCIPAL PURPOSE:
To formally request and determine eligibility for continued service. This information becomes part of the subject's military personnel
records, which is used to document personnel management actions.
ROUTINE USES:
Data collected is used to certify a Soldier’s request for continued service by his or her commander.
DISCLOSURE:
Voluntary; however, failure to furnish information requested may result in denial of continued service in the US. Army.
CITATION:
System of Record Notice (SORN): A0600-8-104 AHRC
SECTION I - SOLDIER'S REQUEST
1. TO (Command, Unit/Organization):
2. FROM (Rank, First, Middle, Last Name, DODID, Unit/Organization):
3. REQUEST I BE AUTHORIZED TO (Select one):
a. REENLIST
b. EXTEND MY ENLISTMENT FOR THE FOLLOWING REASON:
c. CONTINUED SERVICE FOR THE FOLLOWING RETENTION INCENTIVE (Only Soldiers not required to reenlist or extend):
4. ACCRUED LEAVE OPTIONS (Select one):
a. DO NOT DESIRE TO CASH IN ACCRUED LEAVE (Must select if 3c is selected).
DAYS OF ACCRUED LEAVE.
b. DESIRE TO CASH IN
c. I AM EXTENDING MY PRESENT ENLISTMENT AND HAVE BEEN COUNSELED ON CASHING IN ACCRUED LEAVE.
5. SOLDIER'S SIGNATURE
6. DATE (YYYYMMDD)
SECTION II - COMMANDER'S CERTIFICATION
7. COMMANDER'S DETERMINATION OF QUALIFICATION (Select one):
a. SOLDIER IS FULLY QUALIFIED.
b. SOLDIER IS NOT FULLY QUALIFIED.
8. COMMANDER'S DETERMINATION/RECOMMENDATION FOR CONTINUED SERVICE (Select as appropriate):
a. APPROVED (Only if 7a. is selected).
b. RECOMMEND APPROVAL (Only if 7b. is selected; DA FORM 3072 is attached).
c. DISAPPROVED (Only if 7b. is selected).
d. RECOMMEND DISAPPROVAL.
(1) I HAVE INITIATED A BAR TO CONTINUED SERVICE UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF AR 601-280.
(2) BAR TO CONTINUED SERVICE IS NOT WARRANTED, AND REQUEST WILL BE FORWARDED TO THE FINAL AUTHORITY
(If selected, Section III must be completed with additional Commander(s) approval).
9. TYPED NAME, RANK, AND BRANCH OF COMMANDER
10. COMMANDER'S SIGNATURE
11. DATE (YYYYMMDD)
DA FORM 3340, JUN 2018
PREVIOUS EDITIONS ARE OBSOLETE.
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SECTION III - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR APPROVAL/DISAPPROVAL (IF NECESSARY)
12. NAME OF SOLDIER
13. DODID
a. TO:
b. FROM:
AUTHORITY
c. ACTION:
APPROVED
DISAPPROVED
RECOMMEND:
APPROVAL
DISAPPROVAL
d. TYPED NAME, RANK, AND BRANCH OF COMMANDER
e. SIGNATURE
f. DATE (YYYYMMDD)
g. COMMENTS
a. TO:
b. FROM:
AUTHORITY
c. ACTION:
RECOMMEND:
APPROVED
DISAPPROVED
APPROVAL
DISAPPROVAL
d. TYPED NAME, RANK, AND BRANCH OF COMMANDER
e. SIGNATURE
f. DATE (YYYYMMDD)
g. COMMENTS
a. TO:
b. FROM:
AUTHORITY
c. ACTION:
RECOMMEND:
APPROVED
DISAPPROVED
APPROVAL
DISAPPROVAL
d. TYPED NAME, RANK, AND BRANCH OF COMMANDER
e. SIGNATURE
f. DATE (YYYYMMDD)
g. COMMENTS
a. TO:
b. FROM:
AUTHORITY
c. ACTION:
RECOMMEND:
APPROVED
DISAPPROVED
APPROVAL
DISAPPROVAL
d. TYPED NAME, RANK, AND BRANCH OF COMMANDER
e. SIGNATURE
f. DATE (YYYYMMDD)
g. COMMENTS
DA FORM 3340, JUN 2018
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