Our mission is to enforce regulations and establish procedures for the issue and recovery of all identification cards (military and civilian), while providing the best customer service possible!
Military ID Card Representatives
Mr. Demetrius J. Griffin, Lead ID Card Agent, (314) 269-2400/2425
YN3 Matthew W. McDonald, Site Security Manager, (314) 269-2304
YN3 Joshua M. Hendricks, Verifying Official, (314) 269-2336
Hours of Operation - Excluding Weekends and Federal Holidays
Monday 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.
IMPORTANT NEWS - 2013 FEDERAL HOLIDAY SCHEDULE & OFFICE CLOSURE!
The RAPIDS/DEERS Office will be closed on the following days:
* Wednesday, January 1, 2014; New Year's Day!
* Monday, January 20, 2014; Birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
* Monday, February 17, 2014; Washington's Birthday!
* Monday, May 26, 2014; Memorial Day!
* Friday, July 4, 2014; Independence Day!
* Thursday, August 1, 2014; US Coast Guard Birthday "Celebration"
* Monday, September 1, 2014; Labor Day!
* Monday, October 13, 2014; Columbus Day!
* Tuesday, November 11, 2014; Veterans Day!
* Thursday, November 27, 2014; Thanksgiving Day!
* Thursday, December 19, Morale Day - Closed @ 10:00 a.m.
* Wednesday, December 25, 2013; Christmas Day!
* The last Common Access Card will be issued at 2:15 p.m., Monday - Thursday, and at 1115 on Friday.*
**Before traveling to downtown St. Louis, please contact the ID Card Desk to ensure availability of services**
DEERS Resources & Information
The Department of Defense (DoD) is actively working to protect your identity. In order to make your ID more secure, DoD has enacted a plan to remove all Social Security Numbers from all military and civilian ID Cards. Details regarding the implementation process can be found in the information pamphlets below:
RAPIDS sites are now issuing DoD Civilian Retiree ID Cards. To learn more about this type of card, please see information below:
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