What is DHS "A" Number?

Asked over 2 years ago - Dallas, TX

What is DHS "A" Number (Immigration Record)
and how can i know data and place of Adjustment of
Status with DHS

Additional information

Is that my green card number?

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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman

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    Answered . An A number is an alien number, consisting of the letter A followed by 8 or 9 digits. The DHS stores files containing information about foreign-born persons in their A files.

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    (213) 394-4554 x0 Mr. Shusterman is a former INS Trial Attorney (1976-82) with over 35 years of immigration... more
  2. C. C. Abbott

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    Answered . I agree with Attorney Shusterman. Its your identification number that follows you through your time as an alien when seeking immigration benefits. It is consistent to you as a person like your fingerprints and can be used as a means to identify you for US Government purposes.

    Legal disclaimer: The statement above is provided by CC Abbott is based on general assistance and not intended to... more
  3. J Charles Ferrari

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    Answered . All that information is on your green card.

    J Charles Ferrari Eng & Nishimura 213.622.2255 The statement above is general in nature and does not... more

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