Veterans Services

St. Johns County Veteran’s Services —
Proudly Serving America’s Veterans

St. Johns County Declared Purple Heart County and Raises POW/MIA Flag – St. Johns County honored more than 40 purple heart recipients and was declared a Purple Heart County at the May 15 regular Board of County Commissioners meeting. In conjunction with the declaration, the County also held a ceremony raising the Prisoner of War/Missing in Action (POW/MIA) Flag for the first time, and in perpetuity, over the County Administration and Health and Human Services buildings to commemorate those who are prisoners of war or remain missing in action. For more information on Veterans Services in St. Johns County, please call 904.209.6160. Purple Heart County

Our Services

The Veterans Services Office assists veterans and their dependents in applying for benefits to which they are entitled under Federal or State Law or Regulations by reason of Active Military Service in the Armed Forces of the United States. This includes, but is not limited to, preparation of formal claims and appeals relating to Compensation, Education, Loan Guaranty for Homes, Special Adapted Housing, Pension, Medical Care, Insurance, Burial Benefits and related matters.

  • St Johns County Veterans Service Office
    200 San Sebastian View, Suite 1400
    St Augustine, FL 32084
  • 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Monday through Friday excluding holidays.
    Please call (904) 209-6160 to make an appointment.
  • Phone: (904) 209-6160
  • FAX: (904) 209-6161
St. Johns County Counselors
  • Joseph D. (Mac) McDermott
    Senior Service Officer (CVSO)
  • Rick A. Rees
    Assistant Veterans Service Officer (ACVSO)
  • Tammy L. Shirley
    Assistant Veterans Service Officer (ACVSO)






Honor Our Vets

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