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as they have served us"


The Kansas Commission on Veterans' Affairs Office mission is to provide Kansas veterans, their relatives, and other eligible dependents with information, advice, direction, and assistance through the coordination of programs and services.

  • Fort Riley Cemetery Compliance Review

    Congratulations to the dedicated and hardworking crew at the Fort Riley Veterans Cemetery on the outstanding results of their recent compliance review!
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  • Memorial Day 2018

    Please join us for the annual KCVAO State Veterans Cemetery Memorial Day services at Ft. Dodge, Ft. Riley, Wakeeney, and Winfield.
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  • Congratulations Kansas Veterans Home

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  • KCVAO Veteran Services Field Offices

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  • VA Announces Rollout and Application Process for New Veterans ID Card

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Kansas Vietnam Veteran Era Medallion Program

The Vietnam Era Veterans Medallion Program approved by the Kansas Legislature and signed by the Governor provides a Vietnam Era Medallion, Medal and a Certificate of Appreciation from the State of Kansas to veterans.
IF you served active duty in the United States military at any time between February 28, 1961 and May 7, 1975, you may be eligible. 

Since passage of the bill, the agency has honored over 5,400 Vietnam Era veterans, and participated in 33 medallion ceremonies.  The Kansas Commission on Veterans Affairs Office continues to receive inquiries and applications from veterans and their families wanting to know how a Vietnam Era veteran or their surviving family members can apply for the medal, medallion and certificate provided for by the State of Kansas.

To apply click on the link to find the application: Vietnam Medallion Application Form.

If your organization would like to schedule a medallion ceremony for the Vietnam Era veterans in your community you can call (785) 296-3976 and we will be happy to guide you or your organization through the process.

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IN AN EMOTIONAL CRISIS AND NEED HELP

If you are a veteran in emotional crisis and need help RIGHT NOW, call this toll-free number 1-800-273-8255, available 24/7, and tell them you are a veteran. All calls are confidential.

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