Burial in VA National Cemeteries

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Burial in a VA national cemetery is available for eligible veterans, their spouses and dependents at no cost to the family and includes the gravesite, grave-liner, opening and closing of the grave, a headstone or marker, and perpetual care as part of a national shrine. For veterans, benefits also include a burial flag (with case for active duty) and military funeral honors.

The VA operates 124 national cemeteries, of which 84 are open for new interments and 20 of these accept only creamated remains.

For further details go to the VA burial in a national cemetery website