County Offical Info
Mark Harris
Mark Harris
Putnam County Veteran Service Officer
90 E Spring St
Cookeville, TN 38501
931-526-2432
931-526-6230
8:00am to 4:00pm, Lunch 11:30-12:30
Monday - Friday

Assist veterans, surviving spouses, and veteran families in filing claims with the Veterans Administration to obtain VA Healthcare, Compensation,  Pension,  Survivor Benefits, Burial Benefits and more.

Can also assist in obtaining military records and discharges from Tennessee state records or the National Archives.
 

Directions

Directions from I-40

- Take the Cookeville/Sparta exit 287
- Go north on Jefferson Ave for approx. 2 miles to Courthouse square
- Turn left on East Spring St/Hwy 70 for 3 blocks
- Located at corner of Fleming Street and East Spring Street (90 E Spring St)
- Veterans Memorial Building, office on the right when entering building

Veteran Benefit Representative

Michael Glass
Veteran Benefit Representative

931-526-2432

Useful links for Veterans

Pleural Mesothelioma Center

Military veterans, especially ones who served in the U.S. Navy, were unnecessarily exposed to asbestos during their service, placing them at risk for developing pleural mesothelioma. Learn more about how veterans were exposed and benefits that can help today.

https://www.pleuralmesothelioma.com/veterans/

 

Tennessee Department of Veterans Services

Tennessee Department of Veterans Services provides resources and services to assist Veterans it the state of Tennessee.

https://www.tn.gov/veteran/

 

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Provides detailed information on claims submission, appeals and local VA contact information.

http://www.va.gov/

 

Veterans Benefits Administration

Veterans Benefits Administration provides financial and other forms of assistance to Veterans.

 http://www.benefits.va.gov/benefits/

Veteran's Parade November 10, 2017

The Veteran's Day parade begins at the Putnam County courthouse on East Spring/East Broad streets and ends at the Veteran's Memorial Building located at 90 East Spring Street. All veterans are encouraged to participate in the parade. For more information, call 931-526-2432. To register an entry in the parade please fill out and submit the form bellow.

Veteran's Parade Entry Form