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The 117 FSS Customer Service office will stop accepting customers at 1530, however during times of high volume the customer service office may suspend taking new customers prior to posted close of business hours. Anyone planning to arrive within a 1 hour of posted closing should call ahead. (205) 714-2855

  Thank you.


Effective Tuesday, 13 July 2021, the 117th Customer Service / ID Card Section will return to accepting walk-in customers only, and will no longer schedule appointments after this date.  Appointments that are already scheduled will still be honored.  As always, priority will be given to current military members in uniform.


For questions about how to obtain or renew ID cards, 

contact the 117 FSS Customer Service at (205) 714-2855.

117 FSS Customer Service Hours of Operation:

Monday          Closed

Tuesday         0800-1145  and 1315-1530

Wednesday    0800-1145  and 1315-1530

Thursday       0800-1145  and 1315-1530

Friday             0800-1145  and 1315-1530




DOD policy requires TWO forms of STATE or FEDERAL ISSUED identification for Military ID Card Issue on an individual over the age of 18.

**Examples of acceptable forms of ID:  ( ALL forms must be Original or Certified Copy and NOT EXPIRED)

  1. Primary: (Must be Photo ID)

  1. Valid Driver’s License

  2. Passport

  3. State ID (Does not include school/work issued IDs).

  4. Veteran’s Administration (VA) card 

  1. Secondary: (Does not have to be a Photo ID)

    1. Social Security Card

    2. Birth Certificate

    3. Voter Registration Card

The DEERS/RAPIDS system WILL NOT ALLOW us to issue a military ID card without meeting these requirements.

Dependents will need a DD Form 1172, signed by the MILITARY MEMBER within 90 days of issue.

If you have any question or concerns, please feel free to call us at (205) 714-2855.

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Service records on former civilian and military members are NOT maintained by the Air National Guard. They are maintained by the National Archives and Records Administrations' National Personnel Records Center. Records request instructions and contact information is listed on their website.