VETERANS

Veteran Application

 

 

Honor Flight of the Ozarks

Mailing Address

PO Box 3964

Springfield, MO  65808-3964

417-268-9052

 

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Honor Flight recognizes you, an American Veteran, for your sacrifices and achievements. We honor your sacrifices by flying you to Washington, DC to see YOUR memorial at no cost.

Flight priority is given to WWII, Korean, Vietnam and terminally ill veterans from any era. A Guardian is required to accompany each Veteran on every flight.  They provide the assistance needed by each veteran to ensure a safe and rewarding experience.  

Please complete the printable application. The form can be filled out online and emailed as an attachment, or can be downloaded, printed and mailed.

NONCOMBAT VETERANS MAY BE ELIGIBLE 

Any Veteran who served in the military during the dates listed below is qualified. Combat not a requirement, as other service personnel were essential in supporting the wars.

Eligible Wartime Periods

Under current law, VA recognizes the following wartime periods to determine eligibility for VA Pension benefits:

WORLD WAR II (Dec 7, 1941 – Dec 31, 1946) 

KOREAN CONFLICT (June 27,1950 – Jan 31, 1955) 

 

VIETNAM ERA (February 28, 1961 – May 7, 1975 for Veterans who served in the Republic of Vietnam during that period; otherwise August 5, 1964 – May 7, 1975)

 

GULF WAR (August 2, 1990 – through a future date to be set by law or Presidential Proclamation)

 

 

 

PLEASE NOTE:  We have a long waiting list.  You will be contacted by an HFO staff member when you’ve been selected to go on a flight. Please be patient, most veterans wait approximately 6-12 months before being selected. Thank you for your patience and thank you for your service. 

 

Questions?  Please call 417.268.9052. If no one answers, please leave a message and one of our staff members will call you back.

You can also request more information with this form:

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