Base National Capital Region
Personnel Services Division (pp)

2703 Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE
Washington DC 20723-7118



Contact Information:

Primary form of contact is our email address (
Our Funeral Honors Director Desk Phone is : (202) 372-4013


Military Funeral Honors

Base National Capital Region provides coordination and support of Funeral Honors in conjunction with the USCG Honor Guard for funerals at Arlington National Cemetery (ANC), and provides support of Funeral Honors in coordination with CG District Five for funerals in surrounding areas.

To request Funeral Honor Support at ANC, please call the Base NCR Military Funeral honors Coordinator at (202) 372-4013; or send your request/inquiry to our customer service department at

To request Funeral Honors within Maryland, Virginia, or for Burial at Sea Request, please contact the D5 Regional Military Funeral Honors Coordinator Base Portsmouth

To request Funeral Honors in other locations, please go to to find the contact number under "Funeral Directors' Information" for the state where the internment is scheduled.

All ANC funeral events involve the joint efforts between:

  • Arlington National Cemetery
  • U.S. Navy Band
  • Horse-Drawn caisson, courtesy of the U.S. Army
  • U.S.C.G. Honor Guard
  • Honorary Pallbearers
  • Escort Commander
  • The surviving family members


  • WebLink: Arlington National Cemetery
  • WebLink: Veterans Affairs Burial and Memorial Benefits

The Base NCR Funeral Honors Coordinator
Hours of Operation are from 0730 - 1500 Monday - Friday
Customer Service Line is: 202-372-4013