Department of Military Affairs
2400 Wright St.
Madison, WI 53708
(800) 335-5147 or (608) 242-3000
Thank you for your interest in the Wisconsin Department of Military Affairs. Our goal is for you to find the information you need as easily as possible.
This page will help you find the information and points of contacts for our most requested topics.
DMA Website Questions/Concerns
Federal Employment Assistance
The Federal Human Resources Office (J1/Manpower & Personnel Directorate) provides personnel support services for the Air National Guard and the Army National Guard including full-time Active Guard Reserve (AGR) and Federal Civil Service/Technicians, for assistance click here or call (608) 242-3710 or email: .
Federal/Military Freedom of Information Act Requests (FOIA) requests
Click here or call (608) 242-3678
Queries are answered by the Director of Public Affairs. For media resources click here, call (608) 242-3050 or email .
Military and Family Support
Assistance is provided by our Service Member Support Branch, call (800) 292-9464 or visit http://wisconsinmilitary.org.
Prior Service Military Records Requests
Please print and fill out Standard Form 180 and mail or fax to:
ATTN: WIJS-J6-AS/RHA Office
2400 Wright St.
Madison, WI 53708-8111
Fax Number: (608) 242-3605
Assistance is provided by the Retirees Activities Office (RAO) who serves as an interface between the active duty and retired communities, keep retirees and widows of retirees (all ranks and services) informed on matters related to their military status, provide appropriate information and services as necessary including TRICARE, Military ID Cards, Survivor Benefits, Death Reporting and much more. The RAO also maintains a list of toll-free phone numbers, Web sites and e-mail addresses for additional information. For more information click here, call (608) 242-3115 or Toll Free: (800) 335-5147, ext 3115 or email:
State Human Resources
The Department of Military Affairs employs approximately 400 permanent state classified employees who work in many varied occupations. Employees within the classified service include: professional staff, security and public safety, and administrative support. For more information click here, call (608) 242-3153 or email: .
State Open Records Requests
Pursuant to § 19.34, Wisconsin Statutes and Wisconsin’s Public Records Law, §§ 19.31-19.39, Wis. Stats., click here or call (608) 242-3155.