Join Our Team

We are looking for military veterans who are interested in becoming a volunteer honor guard members for AVHG Events.

If you are interested, either download and return the application or fill out and submit the online application below. You can always call (337) 873-1526 or email us for more details on your requirements to become an AVHG Honor Guard.

The Acadiana Veterans Honor Guard (AVHG) offers military funerals to Honorably Discharged Veterans and also Flag Presentations for Veteran Events. We welcome new members to assist in these services. New members must be able to stand at attention or parade rest for up to 15 minutes at a time and also able to fire an M1 Garand rifle for ceremonies.

If you would like to join our cause, please fill out the application below and press SEND, or download and bring to one of our monthly meetings. Our meetings are held on the first Thursday of each month at 6:00 PM at Hospice of Acadiana Conference Room at 2600 Johnston St. Lafayette, La. Please bring your Honorably Discharged DD-214 form for verification.

Member Application

Branch of Service

Yearly Dues: $12.00 Paid

Do you agree that upon resignation all equipment furnished by AVHG must be returned to AVHG?

2 + 11 =

Either email completed form to or mail to:

Acadiana Veterans Honor Guard
P.O. Box 90456
Lafayette, LA  70509


Military Funerals | Flag Ceremonies | Memorials | Dedications

Target area of service is 60 mile radius of Lafayette, La., but please call if a need arises.

For more information or to schedule an event, contact by phone (337) 873-1526 or email

Mailing Address

Acadiana Veterans Honor Guard
P.O. Box 90456
Lafayette, LA  70509