Retirees and Veterans

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2018 Retiree Appreciation Days: 7-8 September 2018

Fort Leonard Wood Retiree Council:

Meets quarterly:  21 Feb 18, 16 May 18, 15 Aug 18, 21 Nov 18

Soldier for Life -

Our Mission:

Servicing over 15,000 Army Retirees and 2600 Widows and Widowers in our area of responsibility, our mission is to:

To provide assistance to eligible active duty, retirees, spouses, dependents, widows, widowers, former spouses, and veterans in solving personal affairs concerning benefits, entitlements, and privileges resulting from their military service. To assist active duty Soldiers requesting retirement, survivor benefit briefings to retiring soldiers. To assist with transition from active duty to retirement, and assists retirees with changes dealing with retirement pay operations. To assist widows with application for retirement benefits.

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Everything you Need to Know About Retiree and Veteran Services

The Retirement Services Office at Fort Leonard Wood appreciates your dedicated years of service to our country. Whether you are retired or in the preliminary planning stages of retirement, we are eager to help you navigate the way through each step.

Additionally we assist current retirees with a broad array of retirement questions. If we cannot help you in our office, we will point you in the right direction connecting you with the right agency/people for your retirement question or concern. Fort Leonard Wood's retirement office is here to help!

Appreciation Days Agenda| Newsletter

Our services consist of:

  • Pre Retirements – Pre-Retirement Counseling, SBP/RCSBP Counseling, and Retirement Literature
  • Post Retirements Support – Retirement Services Office (RSO), Retiree Appreciation Day (RAD), Newsletters, Assistance with pay, ID Cards, SBP, and other benefits information

Still have questions? Feel free to contact us at any time Monday-Friday 0730-1600.

  • Commercial Number: (573) 596-0947
  • Fax Number: (573) 596-0082, - (This email account is reserved for retirees only. Do not submit any requests for retirements to this email address. Please consult your S1 for assistance.)
  • Mailing Address: Retirement Services Office
    ATTN: IME-LNW-HRM Suite 2110, Bldg 470
    Military Personnel Division
    140 Replacement Ave
    Fort Leonard Wood, MO 65473

    • *This office is handicapped accessible and complies with the American with Disabilities Act.

Are you retiring? Here are some documents you may find useful!

Useful Phone Numbers and websites:

Fort Leonard Wood Retiree Council:

Meets quarterly:  21 Feb 18, 16 May 18, 15 Aug 18, 21 Nov 18