National Retiree Help Desk (NRHD) Hotline:
Is available to assist and / or to answer any questions that a retiree or a retiree spouse has regarding benefits (other than those relating to pay), health care issues, assistance in obtaining important forms and/or papers, etc.
Contacted by phone or e-mail:
Questions concerning pay should be directed to the Pay & Personnel Center's Retiree and Annuitant Services (PPC (RAS) Branch Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 1-800-772-8724 Phone: 1-785-339-3415 -- 0730-1600 M-F
How do I report a change in financial institution, account number or change of address?
Commanding Officer (RAS) U. S. Coast Guard Pay & Personnel Center 444 SE Quincy Street Topeka, KS 66683-3591 Toll Free: 1-800-772-8724 Commercial - 1-785-339-3415 Fax: 1-785-339-3770 Email: email@example.com
You may request a copy of your service record by calling, e-mailing, or writing the National Archives.
National Personnel Records Center
Military Personnel Records
9700 Page Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63132
The following PPC publications are available in .PDF format which requires the Adobe Acrobat Reader, which may be downloaded and stored locally or viewed "online". You will need the Adobe Acrobat Reader© (free) installed on your computer in order to view these files, the reader is available at: https://get.adobe.com/reader/
Note: These are large files. For best results, right-click on the link for the issue you want to read and select "save target as" this will allow you to save copy of the file to your system and open it from there.