Here’s How to Record Your Discharge at a County Clerk’s Office in New York State
*The Allegany County Clerk recommends that you initiate the recording process by visiting your Allegany County Veterans Service Bureau. The County Veterans Service officer in your county can provide you with information on other benefits you’re entitled to as a veteran
Honorably discharged veterans of the United States armed forces are entitled to record their discharge certificates (DD214) at the County Clerk’s office where they live, free of charge. Certified copies of recorded discharges will be made, again free of charge, for veterans or their immediate families whenever needed.
If you recorded your DD214 (discharge document) in another New York State County, click on this link to find other County Clerk’s who can assist you with your document needs.