Veterans PatchResponsibilities

The Veterans Affairs Office is responsible for compiling and maintaining records of death and burial of Washington County wartime veterans and also assists in securing rights and benefits as established by federal and state regulations.

Funeral and burial expenses in the amount of $75 are offered to veterans and their widows, including $100 for the foundation and installation of headstones.

Free flag and emblem markers are provided to organizations that assume responsibility for placing them on graves.