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    Military Funerals: Honoring the Honorable
    Active duty members, Selected Reserve, and honorably discharged veterans qualify for military honors at their funeral.
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    Military Funeral Honors
    Military Funeral Honors are available for an eligible veteran, free of charge, if requested by the family.
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    Memorial Plots
    For a veteran whose remains aren't available for burial VA will provide a plot and headstone or marker in a national cemetery.
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    Headstones and Markers
    The VA provides headstones and markers for the graves of veterans anywhere in the world.
  • In this Nov. 11, 2016 photo, a gravestone, left, with the inscription UNKNOWN U.S. SAILOR, is adorned with a flower and a small pumpkin at Long Island National Cemetery in Farmingdale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Frank Eltman)
    Burial Preparations
    Burial preparation is a sensitive subject, but you should be aware of your burial benefits before you need them.