DIRECTORATE OF HUMAN RESOURCES

Fort Sill Casualty Assistance Center


Mission:

To provide an increased level of support and technical expertise to the family members of the fallen.


Hours of Operation:

0730-1630 (Central Time) Monday through Friday
1000-1200 (Central Time) Sat/Sun/Holidays


Mailing Address:

Department of the Army
Fort Sill Casualty Assistance Center (CAC)
IMSIL-HRM-C
4700 NW Mow-Way Rd
Suite 140 / RM 143N
Fort Sill, OK 73503-9019

Casualty Email:

usarmy.sill.imcom-central.mbx.ft-sill-casualty@mail.mil

Mortuary Affairs Email:
usarmy.sill.imcom-central.mbx.ft-sill-mortuary-affairs@mail.mil

Areas of Responsibility:

The entire state of Arkansas and Oklahoma.


Casualty and Mortuary Affairs Operation Division (CMAOD)

Funeral Honors:
580-442-8592
580-442-6405
580-442-0290
DSN Prefix: 639

Casualty Assistance Officers:
580-442-4547
580-442-4389

Trainer:
580-442-0291

Line of Duty:
580-442-0290

Mortuary Affairs:
580-442-6706
580-442-4014

Benefit Coordinator:
580-442-4627

After Hours (On-Call 24/7):
Cell: 580-512-6178

General FAX Number:
580-442-6914

Additional Information/Links

Mortuary Affairs
The Mortuary Affairs Coordinator ensures the proper care and disposition of a Soldier's remains and personal effects. Additionally, prepares orders for eligible survivors to travel at government expense to their Soldier's funeral and/or unit memorial.

Memorial Affairs
Coordinates military funeral honors for eligible deceased veterans, retirees and active duty Soldiers in the Fort Sill area of responsibility. FS Form 733 and DD Form 214 is faxed to 580-442-6914.

Trainers
Casualty Notification/Assistance Officers must attend a three-day certification course prior to performing these services. The CAC's training instructor offers this course twice every month.

Benefits and Entitlements
Surviving spouses of active and retired duty Soldiers may receive casualty assistance. Benefits Coordinator processes benefit claims, coordinates services from support organizations, and answers questions related to entitlements.

Dependent Deaths
All military dependents are reportable deaths; when a dependent becomes deceased, report the death to the CAC immediately.

Death of Retired Soldier
The death of a Retired Soldier must be reported through official channels. Normally, this information is obtained from the funeral director when Honors are requested.

Request for Funeral Honors
The funeral director will call in the request and forward the documentation (FS Form 733) by facsimile to the Casualty Assistance Office. All funeral requests should be received 48 hours in advance of the funeral service.

Report the Death of a Retiree
How to receive DD Form 214
Military Retiree Preparation Checklist
Fort Sill Form 733
Flag Presentation Script
CNO/CAO FY19 Training Schedule
Memorial Ceremony Instruction