ICYMI: #HonorAVeteran memorial benefits Twitter chat

Recapping the ExploreVA digital event


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On May 20, we partnered with The American Legion for a Twitter chat about memorial benefits, using the hashtag #HonorAVeteran. Held just before Memorial Day, the chat addressed frequently asked questions regarding memorial benefits, eligibility requirements, and burial options available to Veterans and their family members. Here are some of the top questions from the chat and their answers:

ExploreVA memorial benefits Twitter Chat

What does “burial in a VA cemetery” include?

ExploreVA memorial benefits Twitter Chat

How can Veterans get a copy of their discharge papers if they need one?

ExploreVA memorial benefits Twitter Chat

How can Veterans learn about burial at Arlington National Cemetery?

ExploreVA memorial benefits Twitter Chat

Are there other national cemeteries for Veterans besides Arlington National Cemetery?

ExploreVA memorial benefits Twitter Chat

For more information on VA memorial benefits, visit Explore VA.

ExploreVA memorial benefits Twitter Chat

Author

Megan Moloney

— Megan served at VA from May 2013 to July 2018. She is the daughter, granddaughter and spouse of Army and Navy Veterans who served in World War I, World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan.