The Department of Defense began the implementation plan for providing military funeral honors for eligible Veterans on Jan. 1, 2000.
To get to the military funeral honors web site Follow this link.
Questions or comments concerning the DOD military funeral honors program may be sent
to the address listed below:
Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense
(Military Community and Family Policy)
4000 Defense Pentagon, Room 5A726
Washington, DC 20301-4000
Communications & Outreach Support Division (43A2)
Washington, DC 20420
The National Cemetery Administration - www.cem.va.gov
Department of Veterans Affairs
National Cemetery Administration
Military Funeral Honors
Click on FORM to link to the proper site to view or download pdf. Adobe Reader required.
Form DD 2168 - Application for discharge of member or survivor of member of group certified to have performed active duty with the US Military. (WASP-This step must be completed first!)
Form DD 214 - Honorable Discharge Military
Form VA 40-0247 - Presidential Memorial Certificate Request
Form VA 27-2008 - Application For US Flag For Burial Purposes
National Archives -Medals and Decorations link