Eligibility for Burial

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    Persons Eligible for Burial in a National Cemetery

    The National Cemetery Scheduling Office has the primary responsibility for verifying eligibility for burial in VA national cemeteries.  A determination of eligibility is made in response to a request for burial in a VA national cemetery.  To schedule a burial fax all discharge documentation to 1-866-900-6417 and follow-up with a phone call to 1-800-535-1117.

     

    View this document in its entirety: VA-NCA-IS-1 Interments in VA National Cemeteries