Every year, organizers across Georgia -- municipalities, veterans service organizations, private businesses, and others -- host Memorial Day events honoring our state's heroes.
We are extremely proud of the Georgians who have honorably served our country over the centuries. It is now our honor to serve you.
The Georgia Department of Veterans Service is an agency of state government created for the purpose of advising, counseling, and assisting Georgia’s veterans and their families in receiving their rightful benefits under the vast and complex framework of veterans’ laws.
This past Friday, February 10, 2017, the United States lost another one of our heroes. U.S. Army Lieutenant General (Retired) Harold G. “Hal” Moore passed-away in his sleep at his home in Auburn, Alabama.
GDVS offices in northern Georgia will close at 2 p.m. today ahead of expected severe winter weather.
Governor Deal has declared a state of emergency for 78 counties through January 8:
- May 29, 2017
Our offices will be closed today as we remember those who paid the ultimate price while serving our nation.
- June 3, 2017 to June 10, 2017
As part of our ongoing efforts to honor Georgia's Vietnam veterans, the GDVS continues to issue the Vietnam Certifica
- June 14, 2017
The Georgia Veterans Service Board will hold its monthly meeting.