National Cemetery Administration
Leading the Nation in Customer Satisfaction
VA's National Cemeteries lead nation in satisfaction survey.
Pre-Need Burial Eligibility Determination
Now offering Veterans and family members eligibility determinations for burial in a VA national cemetery. Plan in advance and ease the burden on your loved ones.
Unclaimed Remains Casket or Urn Reimbursement
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) works with Veteran service groups, funeral industry partners, public administrators and other concerned citizens to ensure the dignified burial of unclaimed Veterans.
The medallion is furnished in lieu of a traditional government headstone or grave marker to those Veterans whose death occurred on or after Nov. 1, 1990, and whose grave in a private cemetery is marked with a privately purchased headstone or marker.
Veterans Legacy Program
The Veterans Legacy Program shares the stories of Veterans through the legacy enshrined in our national cemeteries. Through educational outreach programs
and development of digital resources, the Legacy Program enhances memorialization and increases awareness of the service
and sacrifice of our nation's Veterans.