Register to Join the Memorial Rifle Squad and provide Honors for our Departed Veterans at
Thankyou for your consideration to become a MRS volunteer.
|For more information about joining MRS, email
our recruiter Jerry at firstname.lastname@example.org
or call him at 507-990-7143.
|Your DD214 is required to validate your military service. Click here to request a copy of your DD214.
|You must be a member of a local VSOs (Veterans Service Organizations). VSOs include: The American Legion, VFW, DAV, AMVETs, etc.
|As a MRS Member, you are obligated to attend 80%
(42 weeks) of the annual MRS weekly presentations.
|For more information about MRS; refer to this website,
Videos, News and About pages.
|Providing your contact information DOES NOT not commit you to becoming a MRS member. You will have the opportunity to observe honors and meet MRS members before making your final decision.
|Click to Enter Your Contact Information.
Upon providing your contact information,
|You will be placed on a volunteers list and when there is an opening for one of your selected days, a Squad Leader will contact you. You will be invited to meet the squad members and view their honors presentations.
|After your visit, if you decide to join, the Squad Leader will have you complete MRS Membership forms.
|MRS membership is managed by VA Volunteer Services located at the VA Hospital. You will meet with the Volunteers Services for routine instructions and complete a background check.
|Once the VA Volunteers Admin approves your application, you will become an official MRS Member. You will then get a uniform and participate in the honors activities.
|A daily lunch is provided by the VA Hospital Cafeteria. Your VSO will provide you (at no cost) with a Garrison Cap. You will be responsible for your summer and winter foot wear, daily transportation to/from Fort Snelling, care of your uniform and VSO membership dues.
If you have questions about a specific daily Squad, you can call the
MRS Squad Room at 612-725-6549 on the day your prefer, explain
the purpose of your call, and you will be connected with
a MRS Squad member to answer your questions.
Best time to call the Squad Room is
1) before honors start at 9A or 2) during lunch, 11:30p and 12:30p.
You can also send your questions via USPS to:
Memorial Rifle Squad
PO Box 111007
St. Paul, Minnesota 55111