The G1 conducts pre-retirement seminars a minimum of four times annually.

Available to members within 2 years of retirement eligibility, these interactive presentations can vary from 2–4 hours, with the 4-hour format providing the most comprehensive information.


Retirement Officer 
Chief CW3 Patrese Howland
Office: 803.299.4368

Veteran Advisor
Mr. Frederick  Pasley
Office: 803-299-4257


Pre-Retirement Presentations are available to members within 2 years of retirement eligibility.

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Entry into the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS) is essential for proper eligibility.


You can request retirement from your MPO when you have 20 years of credible service.