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Military Retirement Provisions

Derek Davis, State Retirement Pay Coordinator

Reserve Forces Support Center Room 320

3423 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. 

Lansing, MI 48906

Office:   517-231-5084



  • Handbook for Retirees
  • Retirement Application
  • Application for Retirement for Spouses


If you served in the Michigan National Guard (Army or Air) you may be entitled to a retirement benefit from the State of Michigan. You must meet the following criteria to qualify:

  • Separated from service
  • Age 55 or older, and
  • Have served a minimum of 19 years, 6 months, and 1 day of active National Guard service in the State Defense Forces and the Michigan National Guard.