The Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado Administrator has the primary responsibility for verifying eligibility for interment in the Cemetery.
A determination of eligibility is usually made in response to a request for interment (however, early registration is available).
Persons eligible for interment in the Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado include:
1. Colorado Veterans and Members of the Armed Forces (Army, Navy, Marines, Coast Guard, Air Force)
2. Colorado Members of Reserve Components and Reserve Officers Training Corps
3. Colorado Commissioned Officers, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
4. Public Health Service
5. World War II Merchant Mariners
6. Spouses and Dependents