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    Military Funeral Honors
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    Military Funeral Honors have always been provided whenever possible. However, the law now mandates the rendering of Military Fu...
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    Headstones and Markers
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    The Department of Veterans Affairs provides headstones and markers for the graves of veterans anywhere in the world and for eli...
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    Burial Allowance
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    VA burial allowances are partial reimbursements of an eligible veteran's burial and funeral costs. When the cause of death is ...
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    Arlington National Cemetery
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    Since May of 1864, Arlington National Cemetery has served as the nation's premier military cemetery and shrine honoring those m...
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    Military Funerals: Honoring the Honorable
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    Preparing for a military funeral demands detailed information and specific steps to be taken. Those military members on active ...
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    Burial Flags
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    VA provides an American flag for services, and a flag to be given to the next of kin or a close associate of the deceased.
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    Burial Allowance
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    VA burial allowances are partial reimbursements of an eligible veteran's burial and funeral costs. When the cause of death is ...
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    Burial Preparations
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    Burial preparation is a sensitive subject, but as a servicemember, veteran, or military family member you should be aware of yo...
  •   The grave of William Arthur Smith Jr. at Arlington National Cemetery. (Meredith Tibbetts/Stars and Stripes)
    VA National Cemetery Burial Eligibility
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    VA national cemetery directors have the primary responsibility for verifying eligibility for burial in VA national cemeteries. ...
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    National Cemeteries
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    Burial benefits in a VA national cemetery include the gravesite, opening and closing of the grave, and perpetual care. Many nat...
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    Memorial Plots
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    To memorialize an eligible veteran whose remains are not available for burial VA will provide a plot and headstone or marker in...
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