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Welcome to the United States Navy
Retired Activities Branch



Mission Statement

The mission of Retired Activities Branch under OPNAV N170C is to ensure the retired community is kept apprised of their benefits, entitlements, rights, privileges, changes in retirement law, and provide customer services to our retirees, families, annuitants and survivors. The Retired Activities Branch is dedicated to supporting more than 650,000 Navy retirees (active component and reserve component), families, annuitants, and survivors worldwide.  The Branch hours of operation are 0800 - 1600 (Central Time) Monday through Friday. We also respond to inquiries received through the mail, Email and from calls placed to the customer service center. 

In addition to the Navy, our office provides service to all branches of military.  We are here to help.   In Shift Colors, we list all Navy RADs.  We encourage you to read other services publications for more information.  



Information on how to retire from Active duty component:  Active Retirements

Reserve Retirement questions: PERS-912 handles all questions related to reserve retirements. 

Please call 1-833-330-6622, or visit their website


 Combat Special Related Compensation (CSRC): For all questions and information relating to CSRC, please use this link Due to the high volume of inquiries, the Department of the Navy SECNAV Council of Review Boards CRSC responds only to email requests for informatio​​​​​n.​​ 


 To report a passing of Navy retiree member, please contact Defense Finance Accounting Service 1-800-321-1080.


Did you know you can save time getting a new Retiree Identification Card using an
online appointment?

Remember to bring 2 forms of government issued Identification.

Save time by making an appointment for Identification Card Services and
DEERS updates.


Contact the Navy Retired Activities Program Office or local Retired Activities Office Director

 to volunteer in a Retired Activities Office. Volunteers are needed immediately in:

Lemoore CA, Millington, TN, Naval Base Kitsap, WA, Everett, WA, Pensacola, FL, PNSY, NH 
and San Diego, CA.​

Active Duty Retiree or Reserve Retired with Pay questions: 1-833-330-6622

The address for Navy Retired Activities Branch 

MILLINGTON TN  38055-6220





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