• Remembering fallen means honoring unfinished work: SecVA

    Remembering the fallen means honoring the nation’s unfinished work, VA Secretary Denis McDonough said at Quantico National Cemetery in Virginia May 28.

  • #DesertStorm30: Veterans using VA services

    During Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm, over 695,000 service members deployed, while 2.2 million were in service during the war. As of 2019, there were nearly 5 million living Veterans, of whom 2.7 million served exclusively during the Pre-9/11 time period. Here's how the access VA.

  • VA national cemeteries adjusts operations in response to COVID-19

    All VA national cemeteries are open and will continue to provide interments for Veterans and eligible individuals. However, effective March 23 — as part of the agency’s response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) — committal services and the rendering of military funeral honors will discontinue until further notice.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Marine Corps Veteran Greg Wright

    Today we honor Marine Corps Veteran Greg Wright in remembrance of his service and sacrifice for our country

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Erik Kristensen

    Today we honor Navy SEAL Veteran Erik Kristensen in remembrance of his service and sacrifice for our country.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Marine Corps Veteran Travis Manion

    Today we honor Marine Corps Veteran Travis Manion in remembrance of his service and sacrifice for our country.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Jaimie Leonard

    Today we honor Army Veteran Jaimie Leonard in remembrance of her service and sacrifice for our country.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Stephen Jackel

    Today we honor Army Veteran Stephen Jackel in remembrance of his service and sacrifice for our country.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran John A. Pelham

    Today we honor Army Veteran John Pelham in remembrance of his service and sacrifice for our country.

  • Fort Gibson National Cemetery final resting place for Oklahoma sailor killed at Pearl Harbor

    On Dec. 7, 1941, Seaman 1st Class Eugene Woodrow Wicker, only 20 years old, was serving aboard the USS Oklahoma in Pearl Harbor when the Japanese launched their infamous surprise attack.

  • NCA graduates 2018 cemetery director intern class

    Eight cemetery director interns successfully completed the training and will now serve as assistant directors to national cemeteries across the nation.

  • Legacy project to tell the stories of Veterans interred at Riverside National Cemetery

    Faculty and students at UC Riverside are launching a sweeping initiative that encourages K-12 students to document the histories of Veterans interred at Riverside National Cemetery.

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