PLEASE send an edit if information is not correct. Most likely another contributor has sent an edit with the information, which we accepted.
The Armed Service definitions of "retired" and "veteran" are as follows:
Retired personnel do not resign their ranks and are are never technically separated from their Service.
Whereas, veterans do resign their rank and are separated from the service.
IF you are calculating the DOB & DOD & are assuming birth & death locations, please advise, through edit on the memorial, so that a note may be added to the memorial.
Please do not add scanned articles to memorials that have created by us. Pertinent information can be gleaned from these articles and added in the bio section.
We willingly make transfers within the 4 generation "Find A Grave" Guidelines which are:
Spouses, Parents, Brothers and Sisters, Children, Grandchildren, Great-grandchildren, Grandparents, and Great-grandparents. Please use the "EDIT" tab to ask for EACH transfer. PLEASE STATE YOUR EXACT RELATIONSHIP TO THE DECEASED.
For EXTENDED FAMILY MEMBERS, (great-greats, aunts, uncles, cousins,, etc.) we will gladly make additions, corrections or links.
PLEASE USE the "EDIT" TAB on the upper right side of the memorial to send the information and memorial numbers for links.
PLEASE DO NOT ADD BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION OR OBITUARIES IN A VIRTUAL FLOWER per Find A Grave Guidelines.
Our roots are in Vermilion County, IL, Warren County, IN. & Benton County, IN and KY for our extended families. We have taken photos of tombstones in IL, IN, KS, CO, KY, CA, IA & OR.
We have made Virtual Cemeteries for Purple Heart, Bronze Star, Distinguished Flying Cross, Medal of Honor, Medal of Valor, and Silver Star recipients and would really appreciate adding any memorials that you may maintain or find on the website. You can submit them to us via a SAC, on a memorial we have entered, giving us the name and memorial number. Thank you for all the memorials that have been sent.