Volunteer Opportunities: Washington State Veterans Cemetery

Bugler_2_0You can help the veterans and their families at the Washington State Veterans Cemetery (located 3 miles west of Fairchild Air Force Base). The staff is recruiting volunteers in the following categories:

  • Taps Bugler Trumpet or bugle.
  • Honor Guard, Rifle Honors Team Help provide veterans rifle salute.
  • Ladies and Gentlemen of the State Veterans Cemetery Offer condolences to next-of-kin on behalf of the Governor and the military family.
  • Cortege Driver Usher family and guests from designated parking area to the committal shelter for services.
  • Minister Lead committal services in prayer.
  • General Volunteers There are many other ways to volunteer.
  • Photographer ¬†Photograph Special Events (Memorial Day, Wreaths Across America).
Please contact the Cemetery staff for additional information or to coordinate training.
Washington State Department of Veteran’s Affairs
1102 Quince St SE
PO Box 41150
Olympia, WA 98504-1150

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