Military Funeral Honors and Military Cemeteries: Frequently Asked Questions Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Military Funeral Honors and Military Cemeteries: Frequently Asked Questions

Creator

  • Author: Torreon, Barbara Salazar
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Information Research Specialist

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
    Additional Info: Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress

Date

  • Creation: 2014-01-13

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report provides answers to frequently asked questions about military funeral honors and military cemeteries, including information on the eligibility criteria, required components of the honor detail, and the funeral ceremony. It also cites legislation that mandates that the Department of Defense (DOD) make military funeral honors available to every eligible veteran upon request.
  • Physical Description: 10 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Military
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Military cemeteries and funerals
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Funerals

Primary Source

  • Item is not a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: RS21545
  • Accession or Local Control No: RS21545_2014Jan13
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc282291