Request a Military Retirement Message

Military retirement messages from the Office of Governor Josh Green are provided for U.S. military personnel who were stationed in Hawai‘i, born in Hawai‘i, commissioned in Hawai‘i, or whose home of record is in Hawai‘i. Request must be submitted by a career counselor.


Due to the high volume of requests received daily, please observe the following guidelines.

    1. All requests must be submitted on-line at at least four (4) weeks prior to the requested completion date and not more than three (3) months in advance of the event date.
    2. All requests must be submitted by an individual or organization based in Hawai‘i, preferably submitted by an official representative of the local entity.
    3. The Office of the Governor reserves the right to accept or decline any request, regardless of whether a similar request was accommodated in previous years. We also reserve the right to edit submitted text for length, accuracy, etc.
    4. All issued commemorative messages are to be used for a single event or recognition and are not to be used for profit or commercial advertising. The text of the issued document must not be altered in any way without the consent from the Office of the Governor.

By submitting this form, you have read and agreed to the guidelines.