Block 7: The Postal Officer will enter name, rank,
duty title, and signature.
Figure 2-3 is an example of a DD Form 285. Use
instructions listed below to guide you through the
Block 1: Date appointee began work at MPO.
Block 2: Leave blank when designating.
Block 3: Type or print the name of the appointee.
Block 4: Type or print the appointees rank (PCSN) or
Block 5: Type or print the appointees Social Security
· Block 6: Type or print the appointees title.
Figure 2-1. An example of a military postal clerk designation/termination (DD Form 2257).