DMDC: United States Department of Defense Manpower Data Center
DoD: United States Department of Defense
SCRA: Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (sometimes erroneously referred to as Servicemember Civil Relief Act and as Service Member Civil Relief Act).
SCRACVS: Servicemembers Civil Relief Act Centralized Verification Service
ADSD: Active Duty Status Date
DOB: Date of Birth
AMS: Affidavit of military service (also military affidavit, nonmilitary affidavit, active duty status verification affidavit, or affidavit pursuant to the servicemembers civil relief act)