Veteran Services

Veteran Service Officer
Mike Irons
1111 13th Street
Aurora, NE 68818
402-694-4477
vso@hamilton.net

Office Hours

Monday, Wednesday, Friday – 8:00am to 12:00pm and 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Mission Statement

The Hamilton County Veterans Service Officer assists veterans and their families to obtain county, state, and federal benefits to which they may be entitled under law. The Veterans Service Officer will gather the information necessary to develop a claim, file the claim and track their claim.

Services

In addition, provide other services to the Hamilton County Veterans community as required. Some but not all services are listed below.

County:
• Veterans Aid
• Grave Marker & Flag Holders

State:
• Nebraska Veterans Home System
• Nebraska Veterans Aid (Emergency Financial Aid, Dental, Medical)
• Homestead Exemptions
• Hunting & Fishing Permits
• Military Discharges

Federal:
• VA Health Care
• Disability Compensation
• Pension
• Education
• Vocational Rehabilitation
• VA Home Loans
• Government Life Insurance Burial Benefits
• Military Medals/Records

Veteran’s Board

memberrepresentingterm expires
Bob Jensen Jr.VFWJune 30, 2020
Leo GoertzenAmerican LegionJune 30, 2021
Roger KruseVFWJune 30, 2021
Ron ElgeAmerican LegionJune 30, 2022
Edgar TuckerVFWJune 30, 2023