U.S. Navy: Baptismal Certificates

Obtaining a Copy of a Baptismal Certificate

The Catholic Church requires a baptismal certificate in order that the individual be married in the Church or have a child baptised. Those who have been baptised into the Catholic faith in a Navy chapel and who need a copy of that certificate should write to:

The Archdiocese for Military Service
P.O. Box 4469
Washington, D.C. 20017-0469

Reviewed: 15 September 2009