Frequent Asked Questions

Nominee’s Education and Training Accomplishments
+ Should this include the Nominee’s military accomplishments as well as civilian accomplishments?
Employment and education history should include both military and civilian activity.
+ My nominee received both his undergraduate and masters degree while on active duty, does this count?
Yes, employment and education history should include military activity.

The Nomination Package for Submission
+ Would you recommend the nomination package be placed in a binder?
+ Is there another way to submit a nomination other than by this Form?
No, not at this time.
+ Once I’ve filled out the form what do I do with it?
You either: (1) SAVE it to your hard drive and send it as an email attachment to: FVHOF@FDVA.STATE.FL.US (2) PRINT it out and mail it to: Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs; Attention: Veterans’ Hall of Fame; The Capitol, Suite 2105; 400 South Monroe Street; Tallahassee, Florida 32399.

Acquiring Information About the Individual
+ How do I locate military records from the government about someone I’d like to nominate?
Contact the National Archives Veterans’ Service Records.
+ Where do I get a person’s DD-214?
Contact Veterans’ Service Records.

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