Veteran Services

Allen Buquo

Putnam County Service Officers

Veterans Service Officer

Allen Buquo

Voice Phone: (386) 329-0328
Fax: (386) 329-0329

Trever Nelson

Voice Phone: (386) 329-0313
Fax: (386) 329-0329


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Putnam County Veterans Services

File disability claims on behalf of military veterans for service connected compensation from injuries or illnesses received while on active duty.

File for Non-Service Connected Pension for low income wartime veterans/widows/widowers who are age 65 or older.

VA pension for Veterans who may have a NON-service connected injury who are no longer able to work. This program is for low income veterans.

Counsel veterans and their dependents on specific VA issues.

Assist Veterans family members with filing for burial benefits.

Assist Veterans with filing for their DD214 and military medical records.

Conduct outreach to Veterans Service organizations and local community organizations.


Locations & Office Hours

  • Call: (386) 329-0327 or 0328
  • Address:
    2509 Crill Avenue, Suite 800, Palatka, FL 32177
  • Hours:
    Monday – Thursday
    0830-1700 (5PM)
    By Appointment Only
  • Friday walk-ins
    0900-1100 and 1300-1600 (1PM to 4PM)
  • Closed Daily from 1200-1300 (12PM to 1PM)

Crescent City

Every Thursday
By Appointment Only

  • Call: (386) 329-0327


Every Tuesday
By Appointment Only

  • Call: (386) 329-0327


Useful Links


Putnam County, Florida BOCC Facebook link

Veterans Affairs Twitter link