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National Cemetery Administration

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Image of Map from the NCA Find a Cemetery page.

Find a Cemetery

NCA has launched a new interactive map. The feature enables Veterans to search for their final resting place or for those who want to visit their Veteran interred at any of the 155 VA managed or 121 VA-funded cemeteries.

» Find a Cemetery

» Schedule a Burial

» Map Article (VAntage Point)

Veterans Legacy Memorial (VLM), a digital and interactive memorial space for the nearly 4.5 million Veterans interred in VA national cemeteries or VA grant-funded state, territorial or tribal Veterans cemeteries.

Veterans Legacy Memorial


VLM contains a memorial page for each of the nearly 4.5 million Veterans and service members interred in VA national cemeteries or VA grant-funded state, territory or tribal Veterans cemeteries. Add tributes with photos, biographies and more to your Veteran's profile.

» Find your Veteran

» Preserving Veterans Legacies

Burial benefits available include gravesites, a Government headstone or marker, a burial flag, and a Presidential Memorial Certificate, all at no cost to the family.

Burial Benefits


Burial benefits available include gravesites, a Government headstone or marker, a burial flag, and a Presidential Memorial Certificate, all at no cost to the family.

» Learn more

The online Daily Burial Schedule provides current burial scheduling information on the National Cemetery Administration (NCA) website.

Daily Burial Schedule


The online Daily Burial Schedule provides current burial scheduling information on the National Cemetery Administration (NCA) website.

» Learn more

 

Digital Remembrance Platform VLM Impacts Veteran Community


For surviving spouse Linda Monroe, Veterans Legacy Memorial allows her and her family to preserve the legacy of her late husband Bob.

» Contribute to your Veteran's story today at www.va.gov/Remember

NCA History Blog

NCA historians blog about current events, cemeteries, preservation projects, headstones and monuments, Memorial Day, notable persons and much more.

Featured Blog Post

National Cemetery Gateway Arch
By Sara Amy Leach, Senior Historian, NCA

"The archway by its hugeness, its immensity, Roman in its character, in its architecture military, conveys the very idea in itself, that it stands as a monument over the country's dead." Continue reading this blog post.

» NCA History Blog

Postcard of Chattanooga National Cemetery gateway arch with parklike foreground. The Army built five such archways at national cemeteries in the South to honor the Union Civil War dead buried within. (NCA History Collection)Postcard of Chattanooga National Cemetery gateway arch with parklike foreground. The Army built five such archways at national cemeteries in the South to honor the Union Civil War dead buried within. (NCA History Collection)

NCA Resources Guide

Looking for a cemetery?
Trying to locate a grave?
Questions about burial benefits?
What happens during a committal service?

» Explore the NCA Resources Guide

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COVID-19 Alert

All Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) national cemeteries remain open and continue to provide interment services for Veterans and eligible dependents.

VA national cemeteries have adapted operational procedures throughout the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to prevent the spread of the virus based on Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidance.

» Read more COVID-19 cemetery requirements

VLM Featured Veteran

Harold W. Marney
US Navy, MOMM2
PT-109, KIA
Photo of Featured Veteran from the Veterans Legacy Memorial (VLM): Harold W. Marney, US Navy, MOMM2, PT-109, KIA Memorial Page

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National Cemetery Administration
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Washington, DC 20420

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