Identification Card

Hours available to obtain a military identification card

Customer Service Hours for Military Identification Card Schedule

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 9:00-11:30am, 1:00-3:30pm by Appointment Only

Wednesday: Closed

Thursday: 9:00-11:30am, 1:00-3:30pm by Appointment Only

Friday: Closed

Retiree, dependent and all branches of service are available. Please bring in two forms of identification for renewal. Enrolling in DEERs please call for specific instructions.


How can I make an appointment?

Please call 419-520-6563 to make an appointment or to ask questions about DEERS enrollment. You can also book an appointment with RAPIDS appointment scheduler by following this link:

 You may also email us at

Is 179th FSS considered an official DEERS/RAPIDS site?

Yes, all DOD identifications cards, and updates to DEERS are available at this site.


What is considered an acceptable form of identification?

Marriage certificates
Birth certificates
Valid driver’s license
Social Security card
US official passport
Divorce decree
State ID cards
VA ID cards

Photo and expiration date is required on at least one identification document.
Expired military ID cards are considered a form of identification.


What do I need to bring to get an id card?

If you are uncertain about what you need to bring with you, please contact 419-520-6563 or use the "contact us" at the bottom of this page to email your questions.

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