Contact SFC ETOI PURNELL at 785-646-1085 or via email at ETOI.D.PURNELL.MIL@MAIL.MIL if you have retirement questions.
Upcoming retirement Seminar -
The next "Gray Area" Retirement briefing will be held on Nov. 19, 2016 at the Museum of the Kansas National Guard, 125 SE Airport Drive, Topeka, Kansas 66619
Times - 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
For more information contact SFC Etoi Purnell
Retirement Handbook (latest edition)
Reserve Component Survivor Benefit Plan Trifold
How to read an RPAM statement.
Handy Retirement Checklist to assist in the transition from service member to retiree.
Application for Retired Pay Packet (must be completed at age 59 or earlier if mobilized after Janaury 2008).
Memo from NGB providing Implementation Guidance for Reduced Retirement Age.
Ensure that all MOB orders, REFRAD orders and DD214/DD215's are in IPERMS. The NGB Guidance also mentions Leave & Earnings Statement (LES) copies for periods of AD covered. I have yet had to provide LES to HRC-Ft. Knox. Label the application packet as a "90 Day Drop Application"
Flag Request & Retired Soldier Pin (Army Commendation Packet)
Units - please use the updated form. The date this office receives the request and the date of the retirement ceremony will determine whether the soldier will receive a generic flag/pin set or a personalized set. If less than 60 days, a generic flag/pin set will be issued. The request for certificates should be requested at the same time.