Soldier Completes DA Form 5888                                                                                              

The EFMP office directs the Soldier to complete DA Form 5888, Family Member Deployment Screening Sheet, and complete blocks 1-7 in consultation with his or her Personnel Representative. The Military Personnel Division (MPD) must verify the Soldier's dependents by completing block 8 (to include a signature).

DA Form 5888 with box 8a-e highlighted

The Soldier must be prepared to provide the following information:

Sponsor’s Name 
Sponsor’s Email Address
Sponsor’s SSN
Sponsor’s Phone Number(s)
Family Members' Names and Dates of Birth
Family Member's Email Address 
Family Member's Phone Number(s)
Family Member's Fax Number
Family Member’s Complete Mailing Address