N-426, Request for Certification of Military or Naval Service
Purpose of Form
This form is used by an applicant for naturalization to request that the Department of Defense verify the applicant's military or naval service.
Number of Pages
Form 4; Instructions 4.
08/04/15. (Starting 01/01/2016, USCIS will only accept the 08/04/15 edition. Until then, you can use the 04/30/13 edition.) The edition date can be found at the bottom of the page on the Form and Instructions.
Where to File
Return the form to the office which requested the certification.
Please read the instructions carefully. If relevant, please see M-599, Naturalization Information for Military Personnel
If you are currently serving in the U.S. armed forces, you must submit a signed and certified Form N-426 with your Form N-400, Application for Naturalization. Your Form N-426 must be certified by your commanding officer or other individual authorized to certify the form. NOTE: Recruiters are not authorized to certify Form N-426.
This page can be found at http://www.uscis.gov/n-426
Last Reviewed/Updated: 09/28/2015