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National Cemetery Administration

 

Find a Cemetery by State

Map of Cemeteries in New York



National Cemeteries in New York

The Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) National Cemetery Administration maintains 155 national cemeteries in 42 states and Puerto Rico as well as 34 soldier's lots and monument sites. Please note that there is not a VA national cemetery in every state. You may also want to check the listing of state and tribal veterans cemeteries.

Cemetery Information
National Cemetery Contact Info
Bath National Cemetery
San Juan Avenue
Bath, NY 14810

Burial Space: Open
Phone:
607-664-4853

Fax:
607-664-4761
Calverton National Cemetery
210 Princeton Boulevard
Calverton, NY 11933

Burial Space: Open
Phone:
631-727-5410

Fax:
631-369-4397
Cypress Hills National Cemetery
625 Jamaica Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11208

Burial Space: Closed
Phone:
631-454-4949

Fax:
631-694-5422
Gerald B. H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery
200 Duell Road
Schuylerville, NY 12871

Burial Space: Open
Phone:
518-581-9128

Fax:
518-583-6975
Long Island National Cemetery
2040 Wellwood Avenue
Farmingdale, NY 11735

Burial Space: Cremation Only
Phone:
631-454-4949

Fax:
631-694-5422
Western New York National Cemetery
1254 Indian Falls Road
Corfu, New York 14036

Burial Space: Open
Phone:
585-297-1300
Woodlawn National Cemetery
1825 Davis Street
Elmira, NY 14901

Burial Space: Cremation Only
Phone:
607-732-5411

Fax:
607-732-1769
Albany Rural Cemetery Soldiers' Lot
Cemetery Avenue
Albany, NY 12204

Burial Space: Closed
Phone:
518-581-9128

Fax:
518-583-6975


VA Grant-Funded Cemeteries in New York

Many states, territories and tribes have established VA Grant-Funded Veterans Cemeteries. Eligibility is similar to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) national cemeteries, but may include residency requirements. Even though they may have been established or improved with Government funds through VA's Veterans Cemetery Grants Program, state, territory and tribal veterans cemeteries are operated and maintained by the states, territories or tribes. VA cannot answer your questions or comments about any of these state, territory or tribal veterans cemeteries. Please contact the specific cemetery for information.

Cemetery Information (Note: This section contains external links.*)
Cemetery Contact Info
This state does not have any VA grant-funded cemeteries.


National Cemeteries — Definitions of Burial Space

Open:

This cemetery has space available to accommodate casketed and cremated remains.

Closed:

This cemetery is closed to new interments. The only interments that are being accepted are subsequent interments for veterans or eligible family members in an existing gravesite. Periodically however, burial space may become available due to a canceled reservation or when a disinterment has been completed. When either of these two scenarios occurs the cemetery will assign such gravesites or columbarium niches to other eligible Veterans or family members at the time of the request. Since there is no way to know in advance when a gravesite may become available, please contact the cemetery at the time of need to inquire whether space is available.

Cremation Only:

This cemetery has space available for cremated remains. We may be able to accommodate casketed remains in the same gravesite of previously interred family members.

VA Grant-Funded Cemeteries — Definitions of Federally Funded and Unfunded

VA Grant-Funded Cemetery:

  • Grants are used only to establish, expand or improve veterans cemeteries that are owned and operated by a state, territory or tribe. Aid is granted only to states, territories or tribes, not to private organizations, counties, cities, or other government agencies.
  • VA can provide up to 100 percent of the development cost for an approved project. For establishment of new cemeteries, VA can provide for operating equipment as well. VA cannot pay for acquisition of land.
  • Cemeteries established under the grant program must conform to the standards and guidelines pertaining to site selection, planning, and construction prescribed by VA.
  • Cemeteries must be operated solely for the interment of Veterans and certain eligible family members (as defined in 38 CFR part 39.2 and 39.10).
  • The administration, operation, and maintenance of these cemeteries is solely the responsibility of the state, territory or tribe.

Not a VA Grant-Funded Cemetery:

The state, territory or tribe has not applied for and received a VA grant to establish, expand or improve this veterans cemetery. The cemetery is owned and operated by the state, territory or tribe.


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