Certificates are issued upon
request to recognize the military service of honorably discharged deceased veterans. Next of kin, relatives and friends may
apply for a certificate by mailing a completed VA Form 40-0247. Presidential Memorial Certificate Request
Form, and a copy of the veteran’s military discharge document to Presidential Memorial Certificates (41A1C), Department
of Veterans Affairs, 5109 Russell Rd., Quantico,
VA 22134-3903. The request form and supporting documents may also be faxed toll free at 800.455.7143.