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N.H. State Veterans Cemetery - The New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery conveys peace through natural beauty and is a source of pride to veterans’ families and residents of New Hampshire.

How to Apply for a VA Home Loan
Aside from the veteran's certificate of eligibility and the VA-assignedappraisal, the application process is not much different than any other type ofmortgage loan. From your Guide.

The DD-214
This form is issued to Veterans by the DoD. You cannot download it, or request it online, but you can get a copy. Here's information on how. From your About.comGuide.

American War Dead
The American Battle Monument Commission maintains this list honoringevery American who has given their life in battle. Includes lists from theMexican War, Civil War, Spanish-American War, WWI, WWII, Korea, and Vietnam.

Arlington National Cemetery Map
The U.S. Army presents a nice large street map of this moving facility hosting 4 million visitors per year.

CHAMPVA - Benefits for Dependents
The CHAMPVA program provides healthcare benefits for dependents of disabled veterans and survivors of veterans. Call 1-800-733-8387 (toll free).

Compensation & Pension Benfits
Description of benefits, eligibility and application process. All explained here by the VA.

House Committee on Veterans' Affairs
The powerful House of Representatives committee that looks out for the interests of Veterans in the lawmaking process.

Servicemember's Group Life Insurance (SGLI), Veterans Group Life Insurance (VGLI), Service-Disabled Veterans Insurance (RH). Benefits and how to apply. From the VA web site.

National Registry of Women Veterans
In less than one year, over one million women veterans have already been identified from an estimated 1.5 to 1.8 million women veterans.

National Veterans' Cemetery System
From the VA - complete information and statistics on the National Cemetery System. Includes locations and phone numbers of facilities.

The Virtual Wall - Vietnam Memorial
All 58,196 names with detailed information and audio remembrances on a wonderful Web site. "...Never forget the names, the names, the names - for they hold the answer."

VA Programs for Women
To assure that women veterans receive benefits and services on a par with male veterans, the VA presents these resources.

Veterans Assistance Numbers
The VA lists phone numbers to call for benefit information and other assistance.

Veterans Facilities by State
Locate VA Field Offices by clicking on this US map from the VA.

Veterans' Preference in Employment
Since the Civil War, Veterans have been granted well deserved preference in appointment to Federal jobs and offices. Here is an explanation of this benefit from the Office of Personnel Management.

Vietnam - Echoes From the Wall
More than 6,000 official documents, digital images, newspaper clippings, audio files and video clips about the key events and important figures of the Vietnam War era.

Vietnam Women's Memorial
Eight military women died in Vietnam. This National Parks Service site features the 1993 addition to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial specifically honoring them.

Vietnam Veterans Memorial
A great site from the National Parks Service. Includes pictorial coverage, history, and design of the VVM, a guide to locating Veterans' names, and much more.

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Rollinsford, NH 03869
Office: (603)742-7814
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