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Butte County South Dakota Veterans Office

The Butte County Veterans Service Office (VSO) assists veterans and their dependents and survivors in applying for veterans’ benefits including benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs and the State of South Dakota. Referrals are also made to other agencies that may have potential benefits for veterans.

The county VSO is an excellent source for information on all matters relating to veterans’ benefits. The staff has the training and experience to serve veterans’ needs.

Transportation to the Fort Meade VA Clinic is Available on Tuesdays only. Call the Butte County VSO 24 hours in advance to make a reservation.

For ride on DAV van, please call (605) 210-1402


The county Veterans Service Office:

– offers complete claims service and explanation of VA procedures.
– provides follow-up service once a decision has been made.
– provides information regarding eligibility at VA medical facilities.
– assists eligible South Dakota veterans in applying for the South Dakota State Bonus Program.

Veterans Service Officer

Jasen Saivong

Veterans Service Officer


849 5th Ave.
Belle Fourche, SD 57717


Phone: (605) 723-8387

Fax: (605) 723-4360

Office Hours:

Monday & Tuesday

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Additional Information

Register your discharge information with the Registrar of Deeds.

For additional information about veterans benefits, contact the Department of Veterans Affairs at

For information on VA Health Care eligibility, see the web pages at

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Resume writing assistance for veterans:


Best Trade Schools for Veterans:

Frequently Asked Questions

Does the Veterans Service Office have access to my VA file or medical records?
No. The county VSO does not have direct access but we can help you.

Can I apply for VA health care through Veterans Service Office?



I have lost my DD-214, can you help me?

Yes. The county VSO has Department of Defense(DOD) and National Personnel Records Center forms available for completion.


Can you help me with applying for the South Dakota Bonus?

Yes. The county VSO assists in submitting forms for the South Dakota Bonus.


Am I eligible for burial at the National Cemetery?
The county VSO offers advice and guidance on eligibility for veterans and their dependents concerning internment at the National Cemetery.

Our Location
Belle Fourche, South Dakota

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