The American Legion Department of New Hampshire


Department Service Office

The American Legion  Department of New Hampshire Veteran Service Office

Norris Cotton Federal Building

275 Chestnut Street Room 519

Manchester, NH 03101

Phone: 603-222-5786

Office Hours: 8:00am - 4:00pm

North Country Satilite Office

Conway, NH

Phone: 603-222-5786

Office Hours: By Appointment Only

Accredited American Legion Service Officers are specially trained to provide assistance, free of charge, to Veterans and their familie. While the majority of a service officers work involves application for VA disabilitybenefits, these compassionate professionals also provide information, referralls and resources on education,employment and business, death benefits and other important topics.

We assist with compensation, pension, appeals, vocational rehabilitation, and home loan guarantee. Additionally, we assist with obtaining records, awards, and decorations, discharge upgrades and answer questions of general nature pertaining to veterans programs. 


Documents That may help a VA disability Claim 

If possible, please have the following ready when contacting this office:


Conditions for Disability Claims Expanded

VA is now processing disability claims for chronic asthma, rhinitis, and sinustis (to include rhinosinusitis). Veterans who served in Southwest Asia after August 2, 1990, or Afghanistan, Uzbekistan, Syria, or Djibouti after September 19, 2001, may now be eligible for disability compensation.


Post Service Officer Training Manuals

Manual 1          Manual 2          Manual 3