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Government Documents - Military and Veterans Agencies: Veterans

War Department, Navy Department, Army, Department of Defense, Air Force, Marine Corps, National Military Establishment, Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has its roots in the Veterans Bureau, the Bureau of Pensions, and the National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, which were made part of the Veterans Administration in 1930. The National Cemetery System was added to its functions in 1973. The VA was established as a Cabinet-level department in 1989. The VA administers health care, benefits, and burial serrvices for veterans. 

Government Documents holds a partial collection of VA publications, including the following series:

Annual reports (VA 1.1:)

We have many Congressional hearings, prints, and documents about veterans, military cemeteries and memorials, pensions, benefits, and other issues. Search for these in ProQuest Congressional (UHM login required).

We also have a variety of general publications, pamphlets, and other VA. materials.

Resources for Veterans in Hawaii

A complete list of benefits for veterans or family members is available from the State of Hawai‘i Department of Defense.

The Honolulu Regional Office for the Veterans Benefits Administration is located at:

459 Patterson Road, E-Wing
Honolulu , HI 96819-1522
Phone: 800-827-1000
Fax: (808) 433-0478

Veterans Crisis Line

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Veterans Crisis Line call toll-free 1-800-273-8255 press 1

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text to 838255

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