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Military Shiny Dog Tag GI Issue, Official ID Tag, US Made

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Military Shiny Dog Tag GI Issue, Official ID Tag, US Made

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  • Material: metal
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SHINY MILITARY DOG TAG, OFFICIAL GI ISSUE, ID TAG

Custom Made and Printed / Embossed
Official Government Issue Metal ID Tag - THE REAL DEAL
Made in USA Mil-Spec Tag
Printed and Shipped from USA
Tag Dimensions 1" x 2" (H x W)
NSN 8465-00-242-4804 Tag, Identification, Personnel

What can be printed?

5 Lines Per Tag
14 Characters Per Line (including spaces)
Any words or combinations can be printed
You can print the following characters:
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
- / , ' & . ? ~ $ % ( ^ @ * ) # ! + "

How can the tags be used?

For Official Military Use
Key chains
Identifying Products
Necklace
Pets - Dogs, Cats and others
Luggage and Backpacks

What is included?

1 Tag
Custom Embossed Metal Stainless Steel - Matte Finish
No Chains, No Silencers

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IMPORTANT

After completion of your order, send a message (or include note on checkout) including what you want printed as follows:

Line1: Line2: Line3: Line4: Line5:

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What is the main purpose of dog tags for military use?

The main purpose of dog tags for military use is to identify casualties. 1 of the 2 dog tags stay with the remains of the soldier and are not removed except in cases of the need to temporarily inter the soldier. If only one tag is found with the fallen soldier an identical dog tag is than created. If the soldier is found with both tags missing, two tags which indicate unidentified.
What is printed officially on military dog tags?

In the 1990s, the U.S. Army stopped using the term dog tags, replacing it with the designation ID tags.

A persistent rumor is that debossed (imprinted with stamped in letters) dog tags were issued from World War II till the end of the Vietnam War and that currently the U.S. Armed Forces is issuing embossed (imprinted with raised letters) dog tags. In actuality, the U.S. Armed Forces issues dog tags with both types of imprinting, depending on the machine used at a given facility. The military issued 95% of their identification tags up until recently (within the past 10 years) with debossed text.

The U.S. Armed Forces typically carry two identical oval dog tags containing:

U.S. Army

Last name
First name, middle initial
Social Security number
Blood type
Religion

U.S. Air Force (Format 1)

Last name, first name, middle initial
Social Security number, followed by "AF" indicating branch of service
Blood Group
"blank"
Religion

U.S. Air Force (Format 2)

Last name
First name and middle initial
Social Security number, followed by "AF" indicating branch of service
Blood Group
Religion

U.S. Marine Corps

Last name
First and middle initials and suffix; blood group
Social Security number with no dashes and no spaces
Branch ("USMC"); Gas mask size (S small, M medium, L large)
Religious preference, or medical allergy if red medical tag

U.S. Navy

Last name, first name, middle initial
Social Security number with no dashes or spaces followed immediately by "USN", space, blood group
Religion

U.S. Coast Guard

Last name, first name, middle initial
Social Security number, no dashes or spaces, followed immediately by branch (i.e., 123456789USCG)
Blood group
Religion
SHINY MILITARY DOG TAG, OFFICIAL GI ISSUE, ID TAG

Custom Made and Printed / Embossed
Official Government Issue Metal ID Tag - THE REAL DEAL
Made in USA Mil-Spec Tag
Printed and Shipped from USA
Tag Dimensions 1" x 2" (H x W)
NSN 8465-00-242-4804 Tag, Identification, Personnel

What can be printed?

5 Lines Per Tag
14 Characters Per Line (including spaces)
Any words or combinations can be printed
You can print the following characters:
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
- / , ' & . ? ~ $ % ( ^ @ * ) # ! + "

How can the tags be used?

For Official Military Use
Key chains
Identifying Products
Necklace
Pets - Dogs, Cats and others
Luggage and Backpacks

What is included?

1 Tag
Custom Embossed Metal Stainless Steel - Matte Finish
No Chains, No Silencers

---------

IMPORTANT

After completion of your order, send a message (or include note on checkout) including what you want printed as follows:

Line1: Line2: Line3: Line4: Line5:

---------

What is the main purpose of dog tags for military use?

The main purpose of dog tags for military use is to identify casualties. 1 of the 2 dog tags stay with the remains of the soldier and are not removed except in cases of the need to temporarily inter the soldier. If only one tag is found with the fallen soldier an identical dog tag is than created. If the soldier is found with both tags missing, two tags which indicate unidentified.
What is printed officially on military dog tags?

In the 1990s, the U.S. Army stopped using the term dog tags, replacing it with the designation ID tags.

A persistent rumor is that debossed (imprinted with stamped in letters) dog tags were issued from World War II till the end of the Vietnam War and that currently the U.S. Armed Forces is issuing embossed (imprinted with raised letters) dog tags. In actuality, the U.S. Armed Forces issues dog tags with both types of imprinting, depending on the machine used at a given facility. The military issued 95% of their identification tags up until recently (within the past 10 years) with debossed text.

The U.S. Armed Forces typically carry two identical oval dog tags containing:

U.S. Army

Last name
First name, middle initial
Social Security number
Blood type
Religion

U.S. Air Force (Format 1)

Last name, first name, middle initial
Social Security number, followed by "AF" indicating branch of service
Blood Group
"blank"
Religion

U.S. Air Force (Format 2)

Last name
First name and middle initial
Social Security number, followed by "AF" indicating branch of service
Blood Group
Religion

U.S. Marine Corps

Last name
First and middle initials and suffix; blood group
Social Security number with no dashes and no spaces
Branch ("USMC"); Gas mask size (S small, M medium, L large)
Religious preference, or medical allergy if red medical tag

U.S. Navy

Last name, first name, middle initial
Social Security number with no dashes or spaces followed immediately by "USN", space, blood group
Religion

U.S. Coast Guard

Last name, first name, middle initial
Social Security number, no dashes or spaces, followed immediately by branch (i.e., 123456789USCG)
Blood group
Religion

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