Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File

Records: 13,537,417 · Complete: 100%

BIRLS stands for Beneficiary Identification Records Locator Subsystem, a Veterans Benefits Administration database that provides information on deceased individuals including name, birth and death dates, branch of service, and enlistment and release dates.

Source Information

Fold3, Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File (/title/848/veterans-affairs-birls-death-file :accessed December 4, 2020), database and images,

Publication Title
Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File
Total Records
Records: 13,537,417 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
US Department of Veterans Affair logoUS Department of Veterans Affair
Published on Fold3
February 8, 2013
Last Updated
June 16, 2013
The BIRLS database contains information on men and women who enlisted in the U.S. Army during World War II.