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







JAN 1, 2020 Office Closed (New Years Observed)

JAN 4, 2019 Gov Ricketts unveils tax relief for retired Vets:

JAN 20, 2020 Office Closed (Martin Luther King Day Observed)


FEB 17, 2020 Office Closed (Presidents Day Observed)

FEB 25, , 4:00-6:00 pm VAMC Grand Island Open House

MAR 4, 8:00am to 2:00pm Lincoln CBOC Women Vets Event

MAR 10,  0800-1130 am Office closed for Career Exploration Day @ Fairgrounds

National Association County Officials Mtg

APR 24, Office Closed (Arbor Day)

MAY 25, Office Closed (Memorial Day)

JUL 3-4, Office Closed (Independance Day

SEP 7, Office Closed (Labor Day)

OCT 12, Office Closed (Columbus Day)

NOV 11, Office Closed  (Veterans Day)

NOV 26-27, Office Closed (Thanksgiving)

DEC 24, Office Closed 12:00-4:00pm

DEC 25, Office Closed for Christmas Day

JAN 1, 2021 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.