DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS


[photo, Korean War veterans, St. Patrick's Day Parade, East Pratt St., Baltimore, Maryland] George W. Owings III, Secretary of Veterans Affairs

Fred L. Wineland Building, 4th floor, 16 Francis St., Annapolis, MD 21401
(410) 260-3838; 1-866-793-1577 (toll free); fax: (410) 216-7928; e-mail: mdveteransinfo@maryland.gov
web: http://veterans.maryland.gov/
www.va.gov/healthbenefits/ (veterans health eligibility)

Korean War veterans, St. Patrick's Day Parade, East Pratt St., Baltimore, Maryland, March 16, 2008. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


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[photo, Jeffrey Building (now Wineland Building), 16 Francis St.,
Annapolis, Maryland] (D55P0008)
FY2021 appropriation: $1,293,625; authorized positions: 7
George W. Owings III, Secretary of Veterans Affairs (appointed by Governor with Senate advice & consent) (410) 260-3838
e-mail: secretary.mdva@maryland.gov


Jeffrey Building (now Wineland Building), 16 Francis St., Annapolis, Maryland, March 2005. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


Robert L. Finn, Deputy Secretary (410) 974-2399
e-mail: robert.finn1@maryland.gov


[photo, War Memorial Building, Gay St., Baltimore, Maryland] Edward A. Bauer, P.E., Chair (chosen by Commission in Sept. to 2-year term), 2025

Appointed by Secretary of Veterans Affairs with Governor's approval to 5-year terms: Catherine M. Conroy, 2016; Col. Timothy A. Rainey, Ph.D., 2019; Wilson J. Thornton, Jr., 2022; Harold E. Webster, 2023.

Appointed by Mayor of Baltimore to 5-year terms: David T. Clements; Marian C. James; Norman E. Johnson, Jr.; Earl W. Nesbitt; William B. Proctor. Terms expire 2018.

WAR MEMORIAL BUILDING
Jackson Gilman-Forlini, Manager (410) 396-8013; fax: (410) 545-0192; e-mail: war.memorial@baltimorecity.gov


War Memorial Building, 101 North Gay St., Baltimore, Maryland, June 2006. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


CHARLOTTE HALL VETERANS HOME
(D55P0005, formerly D56Q00 & 23.17.00)
FY2021 appropriation: $26,231,066; authorized positions: 6
Sharon M. Murphy, Director (301) 884-8171, ext. 1401; e-mail: sharon.murphy@maryland.gov
Rodney L. Jones, Deputy Director (301) 884-8171, ext. 1412; e-mail: rodneyl.jones@maryland.gov

VETERANS CEMETERY PROGRAM
(D55P0002, formerly 23.15.00.02)
FY2021 appropriation: $8,596,336; authorized positions: 76
Russell C. Ware, Director, Cemetery & Memorial Programs (410) 923-6981
e-mail: russell.ware@maryland.gov

VETERANS MEMORIALS & MONUMENTS PROGRAM
(D55P0003, formerly 23.15.00.03)
FY2021 appropriation: $396,940; authorized positions: 3
Keith A. Brown, Superintendent (410) 923-6981
e-mail: keith.brown@maryland.gov

VETERANS SERVICE PROGRAM
(D55P0001, formerly 23.15.00.01)
FY2021 appropriation: $1,687,450; authorized positions: 22
Phillip A. Munley, Director (410) 230-4444, ext. 6457; 1-800-446-4926 (toll free); fax: (410) 230-4445; e-mail: phillip.munley@maryland.gov
Debra T. Hynes, Deputy Director (410) 230-4444, ext. 6452; e-mail: debra.hynes@maryland.gov


[photo, G. H. Fallon Federal Building, 31 Hopkins Plaza, Baltimore, Maryland] Garry A. Brown, Veterans Service Officer (410) 230-4444, ext. 6453; 1-800-446-4926, ext. 6450 (toll free)
G. H. Fallon Federal Building, Room 2030
31 Hopkins Plaza, Baltimore, MD 21201
e-mail:
garry.brown@maryland.gov
fax: (410) 230-4445
Cardell R. Bass, Area Supervisor (410) 230-4444, ext. 6454; e-mail: cardell.bass@maryland.gov
Stacy Y. Travers, Veterans Benefits Specialist (410) 230-4444, ext. 6454


G. H. Fallon Federal Building, 31 Hopkins Plaza, Baltimore, Maryland, April 2001. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.



[photo, Courthouse, 100 West Patrick St., Frederick, Maryland]


Courthouse, 100 West Patrick St., Frederick, Maryland, August 2006. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.



[photo, W. Paul Martin Wicomico County District Court/Multi-Service Center, 201 Baptist St., Salisbury, Maryland]


W. Paul Martin District Court/Multi-Service Center, 201 Baptist St., Salisbury, Maryland, August 2000. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


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