Tennessee Army National Guard Personnel
Procedures for retirement application: Upon reaching age 58, you are encouraged to apply for retirement benefits to begin at age 60.
Retirement Services NCO
TNARNG Joint Force Headquarters
3041 Sidco Drive
P.O. Box 41502
Nashville, TN 37204-1502
PHONE: 615 313-0621
Schedule an appointment for completing application and benefits briefing. You will need to take the following documents:
- DD 214
- 20 year letter-notification of eligibility for retired pay
- Survivor Benefit Plan Election certificate DD1883
The Retirement Services NCO will calculate your estimated retirement pay. You will receive informational brochures for:
- TRICARE MEDICAL BENEFITS
- VETERANS BENEFITS
- SURVIVOR BENEFITS
*Approximately 6 months prior to reaching age 60; you should receive confirmation of your retirement pay & start date from: U.S. Army Resources Command – St. Louis, Missouri
Upon reaching age 60, you and any current dependents that have ID cards will need to have new I.D. cards issued at a military installation. I.D. Card issuances are available daily at the Headquarters on Sidco Drive. The phone numbers for the I.D. Card Office is 615-313-0854 or 615-313-0594.
You may also contact TRICARE concerning health insurance by calling their toll free number, 1-877-TRICARE or by using their webpage at http://www.tricare.mil/mybenefit/.
If you have any questions, contact your Personnel Office @ TNARNG Joint Force Headquarters or contact a member of the NGAT Retiree Committee.