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Veterans Services

Veterans Service Officer: Robert Buswell

Deputy Veterans Service Officer: Tom Humphries


Knox County Veterans Service Office Upcoming Events:

VA Benefits Assistance

THE KNOX COUNTY VETERANS SERVICE OFFICE WILL BE AT THE SENIOR CENTERS TO PROVIDE ONE-ON-ONE ASSISTANCE TO VETERANS AND FAMILY MEMBERS.  WE WILL EXPLAIN VA BENEFITS, ANSWER QUESTIONS, AND ASSIST VETERANS AND FAMILY MEMBERS WITH FILING FOR THEIR VA BENEFITS

  • Strang- May 8, 2014 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • O’Connor- May 12, 2014 10:00 am to 11:00 am
  • Larry Cox- May 12, 2014 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
  • Corryton- May 13, 2014 10:00 am to 11:00 am
  • Knoxville VA Outpatient Clinic- May 13, 2014 1:00 to 2:00
  • South Knox- May 15, 2014 9:00 am to 10:00 am
  • Halls- May 21, 2014 9:00 am to 10:00 am
  • May 26, 2014 0600-1100 Reading of the Names, East TN Veterans Memorial
    1100-1200 American Legion Post 2 Annual Memorial Day Ceremony at the East TN Veterans Memorial.
  • Carter- May 28, 2014 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
  • South Knox- April 17, 2014 9:00 am to 10:00 am
  • Carter- April 30, 2014 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
  • May 5, 2014 4th Annual Medal of Honor Evening at the Historic Foundry Building. Tickets are available at the East Tennessee Veterans Memorial Website.
  • May 2014-Tennessee Smokies “Salute to Heroes” Night-Saturday May 31, 2014 Pre-game ceremonies at 5:15 pm, First pitch at 6:15 pm Tennessee Smokies vs. Birmingham Barons.
  • June 7, 2014 “Fishing with a Soldier” at Loudon/Tellico canal boat ramp.  For more information contact Terri Voland at terrivoland@volandbaits.com or Col Tim Dearing at timd360@gmail.com
  • September 20 and 21, 2014-3rd Annual Pull For Our Veterans, Oak Ridge Sportsman Association.
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Veterans Services

Knox Central Building
(Sears Building)
1000 North Central Street
Box 6
Knoxville, TN 37917

Phone: 865-215-5645
Fax: 865-215-5677

Hours:
Monday - Friday
7:30 am - 4:30 pm
Department Email
Veterans Crisis Line

1-800-273-8255
Press 1 or send a text message to 838255 to receive confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year

Veterans Crisis Line

2013 Online Edition-Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents and Survivors

Veterans of the United States Armed Forces may be eligible for a broad range of benefits and services provided by the US Department of Veterans Affairs. These benefits are codified in Title 38 of the United States Code. This booklet contains a summary of these benefits.

Booklet
New Box-Veterans and Spouses can now pre-register for burial in the Tennessee State Veterans Cemeteries.

Click on the registration link below.

Registration