The West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery was established in January 1992. The cemetery has a capacity of 30,000 plots.
West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery
4000 Forest Hill/Irene Road
Memphis, TN 38125
Veterans and dependents can pre-register for burial in the Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery. Click on the Pre-Register for Burial icon below, fill out the pertinent information, click on the submit button, then mail the Veteran's DD-214 or NG Form 22 (discharge papers) to the West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery. For spouse burial requests, please also include marriage certificate. You will receive a formal response from the Tennessee Department of Veterans Affairs in the mail 4 to 6 weeks from the date the application is received. All applications are subject to eligibility verification, review and approval.
Please complete this form to pre-register for interment at the West TN State Veterans Cemetery. Your application will be submitted for verification and review. After your application has been submitted, please mail the Veteran's DD-214 or NG Form 22 (discharge papers) to the cemetery. For spouse burial requests, please include marriage certificate. Your application will not be processed until discharge papers have been received.