Cemeteries

LDVA Veterans Cemeteries are made possible with grants through the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs, which provide 100% funding for all aspects of initial planning and construction.  

LDVA follows eligibility standards as set by the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

A Place of Honor

The LDVA Veterans Cemeteries offer a variety of burial options for our nation’s heroes.
  • Available for qualifying Veterans, their spouses and dependent children
  • Open for interments every Monday through Friday
  • Services include opening and closing of grave or columbarium niche, provision of grave liner, memorial headstone or marker, memorial flag, military honors and a facility for committal service
  • Open daily for visitation
  • There is no charge for Veterans and only a small fee for spouses and dependent children

Dignity

LDVA Cemeteries provide upright granite headstones for casketed burials, flat granite memorial markers for in-ground burial of cremated remains and granite niche covers for columbarium interment. A Bronze plaque is provided for scattered ashes.

LDVA Cemeteries offer:

  • Well maintained grounds
  • Professional, courteous staff
  • Covered shelter for committal service
  • Avenue of flags displayed on special holidays
  • Opportunities for community and Veteran volunteers

Each LDVA Veterans Cemetery features an Administrative Building with a computerized grave locator. A grave locator is also available online at GraveLocator.cem.va.gov

Committal Shelters offer shade and seating for interment services.

For more information about LDVA Veterans Cemeteries, please call 1-877-GEAUX-VA (1-877-432-8982).

Application for Interment: LDVA Cemetery Interment Application 2015

Eligibility Request Form: LDVA Cemetery Eligibility Interment Form 2015

LDVA Veterans Cemetery View

LDVA Veterans Cemeteries

Northwest Louisiana Veterans Cemetery
7970 Mike Clark Road
Keithville, LA 71047
(318) 925-0612
nlvc@la.gov

Central Louisiana Veterans Cemetery
x 3348 University Parkway
Leesville, LA 71446
(337) 238-6405
clvc@la.gov

Southeast Louisiana Veterans Cemetery 
34888 Grantham College Road
(Adjacent to Camp Villere)
Slidell, LA 70460
  (985) 646-6458
slvc@la.gov   

Northeast Louisiana Veterans Cemetery
2413 Hwy. 425
Rayville, LA 71269
(318) 728-4346

nelavc@la.gov


National Veterans Cemeteries

Alexandria National Cemetery
Visitation Only (no new interments)
209 E. Shamrock Ave.
Pineville, LA 71360

Baton Rouge National Cemetery
Visitation Only (no new interments)
220 North 19th Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Port Hudson National Cemetery
20978 Port Hickey Road
Zachary, LA 70791
(225) 654-1988

Louisiana National Cemetery
303 W. Mount Pleasant Road
Zachary, LA 70791
(225) 654-3767