TN 9 (02-85)
GN 00302.535 Registration of Births of U.S. Citizens Born Abroad
Foreign service posts are authorized and required, upon application by the parents or other interested person to record the birth abroad of any child who acquired a valid claim to U.S. citizenship at birth.
B. Forms FS-240 and FS-545
There are two foreign service forms that record births abroad of a U.S. citizen. Either one is acceptable evidence of age and U.S. citizenship for SSA purposes. If a claimant possesses either form, it will not be necessary to request a public or religious record of birth. The forms are:
See GN 00308.235 for instructions on how to request these records.