Flag Holder for Grave and Flag
The State of
This holder is made of cast aluminum alloy is has the Rhode Island Shield, and the words " Veteran Wars of the United States" as well as a small hole through which the 12" x 18" American Flag is mounted. This marker is mounted flush in the ground, in front of the Veterans headstone. The flag is replaced free of charge each year for Memorial Day.
Relatives of deceased post members should contact the post for a marker and flag.
Relatives of non-members should contact the Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery
If your Veteran is buried in the
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call our post (401) 461-8954
Presidential Memorial Certificates
Department of Veterans Affairs will provide free of charge a certificate which
bear the Presidentís signature expressing the countryís grateful recognition of
the veteranís service in the United States Armed Forces.
Eligible recipients include the next of kin and loved ones of honorably discharged deceased veterans. More than one certificate may be provided.
Eligible recipients, or
someone acting on their behalf, may apply for a PMC in person at any VA
regional office or by
If you would like to apply for a Presidential Memorial Certificate, or if you requested one more than eight (8) weeks ago and have not received it yet, we ask that you complete the application and submit it to us.
VA Form 40-0247 Application for Presidential Memorial Certificate (PDF file)http://www.va.gov/vaforms/va/pdf/VA40-0247.pdf
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