If you think living is expensive, try dying.
The following information will help you in planning for, or dealing with, one of life's most unpleasant times
For many Sailors and Marines, there is no more honored choice for their mortal remains than burial at sea.
The Presidential Memorial Certificate expresses the nation's grateful recognition of a veteran's service.
It's not something we like to think about, but it's a benefit you earned.
The VA provides headstones and markers for the graves of veterans anywhere in the world.
Since 1864, Arlington National Cemetery has served as the nation's military cemetery honoring those who served.
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.
Smaller, more subdued ceremonies are planned nationwide.
Active duty members, Selected Reserve, and honorably discharged veterans qualify for military honors at their funeral.
There are nearly 15 million American males between the ages of 63 and 78. Approximately 5.5 million are Vietnam-era veterans.
In a letter to VA Secretary Robert Wilkie, Rep. Elaine Luria, D-Va., said the plan was developed with no notice to Congress.
Nearly half of the more than 69,000 claims for "Blue Water Navy" Agent Orange benefits have been processed.
About 200 soldiers going through Basic Combat Training at Sill were issued a full Army Green Service Uniform.
The operations halt follows a pair of recent crashes, including one that killed two military officers.