Eligibility Requirements:

The Joint Forces Veterans Alliance requires four (4) qualifiers for membership, as set out in our JFVA By-Laws. Veterans must meet all four requirements in order to be eligible for JFVA membership. 

1: Citizenship: You must be a U.S. citizen or U.S. National;

2: Honorable Military Service: You must have served in the United States Armed Forces and either received a discharge of Honorable or General (Under Honorable Conditions);

3: Military Service in and/or during a war, campaign, or expedition on foreign soil or in hostile waters. This information is usually available on the Veterans DD-214 or a NGB-22. Criteria for this is stated below.

  Current uniform period of service dates for periods of armed conflict include:

  a.  The period beginning December 7, 1941, through December 31, 1946, known as World War II;

  b. The period beginning June 27, 1950, through January 31, 1955, known as the Korean War;

  c. The period beginning August 5, 1964, through May 7, 1975, known as the Vietnam War;

  d. The period beginning August 2, 1990, through January 2, 1992, known as the Gulf War; and

  e. The period beginning September 11, 2001, and ending on a date prescribed by presidential proclamation or by Congress as the last day of Operation Iraqi Freedom or Operation Enduring Freedom, whichever occurs later. 

Note: If you are needing other information or if your DD-214 or NGB-22 is not complete, please contact the National Personnel Records Center online  by Clicking Here, or you may call (314) 801-0800 to request more information.

4: Proof of Military Service: You must submit a legible copy of of your DD-214 or NGB-22. 

Note: For security purposes, submit your proof of service documentation with the your SSN (Social Security Number) and any other Personally Identifiable Information (PII) must be whited-out/blocked-out to protect your privacy. JFVA does not require your SSN for membership.        

Any application/documentation submitted with SSNs will be automatically rejected.

If you have any questions and/or concerns about the JFVA membership process, please send an email to:   Membership@JointForcesAlliance.org


Please submit your DD-214 / NGB-22 by emailing your document to: Membership@JointForcesAlliance.org
We are always looking for JFVA members to get involved with the organization. Please share your occupation, skills, talents, and interests and we might reach out with an opportunity to support our mission.
Please include any additional information that you would like to share, e.g., Military Awards/Decorations, Combat Deployments, etc.