Presidential Memorial Certificate
This is a parchment certificate with a calligraphic inscription expressing the nation's grateful recognition of service in the Armed Forces. The veteran's name is inscribed and the certificate bears the signature of the President.
Honorably discharged, deceased veteran. There is no time limit to apply for the certificate.
The family may request a Presidential Memorial Certificate either in person at any VA regional office or by U.S mail. Requests cannot be sent via e-mail. There is no form to fill out when requesting the certificate.
When requesting by mail, a return address and a copy of the veteran's discharge documents must be enclosed.
Send requests to: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, National Cemetery Administration (403A), 810 Vermont Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20420.
More information is available at: www.cem.va.gov/pmc.htm