Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America

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As families scatter across the globe, this website stands as a way to honor and memorialize a loved one from anywhere in the world. JWV membership, or veteran status, is not required to purchase a Yahrzeit. For more information or to purchase a Yahrzeit, please visit


You can buy a certificate to memorialize your loved one. This certificate will be sent to the family of the deceased, notifying them that a gift has been made by you. Please click here to get more information.

Honorary Gift

You can honor the birthday of your friend or family with a donation to JWV. We will send a letter to the honoree to inform him/her that you have made a donation on his/her behalf. Click here to fill in the information sheet and mail it to JWV.