The Veteran Identification Card Program is an innovative new program to assist veterans in obtaining benefits. The program serves as a proactive safety net to ensure veterans securely record their DD-214 and obtain a valid form of state-issued identification that can be used to assist in obtaining healthcare benefits, burial benefits, specialized veteran loans, store discounts, and more.
Veteran ID Card Pamphlet
Local Businesses Offering Veteran Discounts
When can I get my Veteran ID Card?
September 4th after labor day
How much does the Veteran ID Cost?
The card is free of charge for all eligible veterans
How do I know if I am eligible for the Veteran ID Card?
As long as you were discharged with anything other than dishonorable, you are eligible
What are the benefits of the Veteran ID Card?
It replaces your pocket DD-214
Serves as proof of honorable military discharge
Serves as a valid form of state ID
FREE of charge
All in one
How do I receive a Veteran ID Card?
Record your DD-214 in our office
Bring 2 forms of ID (listed in pamphlet)
Do you have to live in Montgomery County to receive a Veteran ID Card from your office?
No, as long as you record your DD-214 here, you can get an ID Card
What if I have misplaced my DD-214?
You can request a copy from the Montgomery County Veteran Services Office located at 627 Edwin C. Moses Blvd., 4th floor Dayton, Ohio 45417
Does the Veteran Identification Card expire?
Under Ohio law, the Veteran Identification Card is valid for 10 years from the date of its issuance