Welcome

  • Welcome to the home page for the Maryland National Guard Honor Guard.

    The rendering of Military Funeral Honors is the ceremonial paying of respect and the final demonstration of the country’s gratitude to those who, in times of war and peace, have faithfully defended our nation. Military Funeral Honors are provided at no cost to Maryland Veterans.

    This website was set up to help those who are looking for information about Military Funeral Honors in the state of Maryland, information about the Maryland National Guard Honor Guard, traditions and protocols related to Military Funeral Honors, and links to many related informational sources.

    If you are looking for information about Military Funeral Honors rendered by the Maryland National Guard Honor Guard (MDNGHG), this website will guide you in requesting Honors for a funeral. The best place to start is with our Frequently Asked Questions section which should provide you with information and/or guide you in the right direction to get the answer you desire.

    Should you have any questions, please contact us via the Contact Information link. If you are a military organization, Veteran Service Organization in Maryland, or Non Profit organization serving our veterans that would like to have a link please contact us.

    It is an honor to serve our veterans!

    Jari Villanueva, Director MDNGHG

    villanuevaj@mdmildep.org