Antelope County

Veterans' Services

Tom Nelson
Veterans' Service Officer
Old Courthouse
501 Main Street

Neligh, NE 68756

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Monday-Wednesday
Phone: (402) 887-4936




State of Nebraska Department of Veterans' Affairs




JANUARY 9, 2018, Cnty Commissioners Qrtly VSO Brief

JANUARY 26,  Vet Home Board meets in Bellevue @ 9:00am

JANUARY 28, Legion & Aux. County MTG @ Neligh Legion @ 2:00pm

FEBRUARY 20, 6:00-9:00 pm, VA/Federal Benefits Brief, Tilden Library

MARCH 16, Northeast District NACO MTG-Norfolk NE

MARCH 28, 6-8 pm  Veterans Town Hall, Norfolk Senior Center

MARCH 29, Vietnam Vets Day observance see link for flyer.

APRIL 4-6 County Veterans Service Officers Association Conf.-Grand Island

JUNE 20 @ 6:00 pm County Veterans Picnic @ Neligh Legion

JULY 23 @ 7:00 pm VA/Federal Benefits Brief- Orchard Historical Bldg.

JUL 30, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Veterans Home Board Meeting

AUG 2, 12:00 pm Remember Our Fallen Memorial arrives Antelope County Fair Grounds  in Neligh, NE

AUG 2,  8:00 am-4:00 pm Veterans Claims Clinic - Bellevue University

AUG 13, 8:00 am- 4:00 pm Nebraska Dept. Veteran Affairs Visit

AUG 25, 6:30 am  Kearney Vets home visit (Holt County-O'neil) call for details

SEP 15, 2:00 pm County Veterans Mtg @ Neligh Legion

SEP 25-26, Women Veterans Honor Flight

OCT 4, 9:00 am-2:30 pm, County Government Day, Neligh Courthouse

OCT 15, Vets Home Pancake Feed (American legion District 2) Norfolk, NE

NOV 8, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Veterans Claims Clinic, VA Lincoln Regional Office


NOV 21, Office Closed (Veteran Funeral Detail & Thanksgiving)

DEC 12-14 NACO Annual Conf Mtg - Younes Convention Ctr. Kearney

DEC 24-25 Office Closed (Christmas Observed)

JAN 1, 2019 Office Closed (New Years Observed)

The Veterans Service Office (VSO) processes all aspects of Veterans claims, Burial Benefits, Licenses, plates and Veterans Home applications and Veterans Aid applications at all levels from Federal to County.  We also issue Flag holders to those County Veterans buried in our beautiful cemeteries throughout the County.  To see what is available please call at the number provided above or click on one of the links provided above.  This office is overseen and funded by the Veterans Service Committee and the Antelope County Commissioners, working to serve you better! 

If you would like to schedule a Veterans Benefits brief please call the information previously provided.