The Dignity Memorial Homeless/Unclaimed Veteran Burial Program, East Tennessee Regional Forensic Center and East Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery invites all veterans and individuals who wish to attend a memorial service for eight unclaimed veterans to the East Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery, 2200 E. Governor John Sevier Highway, Knoxville, at noon on Wednesday, March 22.

Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs and Chaplain Pat Polis, Vietnam Veterans of America will officiate. The Department of Defense will provide Honor Guards from the U.S. Army and U.S. Navy. Working with them will be the East Tennessee Veterans Honor Guard, Volunteer State Veterans Honor Guard and Veterans Military Honor Guard of Pigeon Forge. These honor guards, working together, will provide full military funeral honors for the following eight unclaimed veterans: