New joins are required to bring the following upon reporting in: Detaching endorsement, web orders, flight itineraries, zero balance itemized receipts if incurred lodging in the vicinity of the old or new PDS. If coming from overseas and had a vehicle stored in a VPC, Marine must also bring that paperwork. If you are reporting in during working hours 0730-1630 you are required to check in wearing service alphas to building 9302 on 31st Street (POC 804-734-7720). If you report in after working hours you will check in with the duty to building 9060 on Mahone Avenue (POC: 804-734-7945)
Marines are required to bring the following: marriage certificate, spouse’s social security card, spouse’s birth certificate, spouse’s identification card. When the Marines come to the S-1, a full SRB audit is conducted to ensure the Marine receives the correct entitlements such as BAH and FSA. At this time we also complete a new SGLI form as well as the W-4.
Marine must provide court documentation stating that he is providing support to the child, in order to rate it the Marine has to pay more than the BAH differential rate. If the Marine has a child born out of wedlock you must provide the S-1 with a notarized child affidavit form (DD Form 137-4).