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Funeral Arrangements

The CACO Funeral Arrangements Visit Checklist helps you to collect and organize information prior to and during the Notification Visit. The checklist lists required forms, offices and agencies involved in the CACO process and their phone numbers.  The checklist includes places for you to document points of contact and other relevant information. It will be one of your primary organizational tools.

Follow the below links to obtain the forms and information you will need to complete the Funeral Arrangements Visit:


** Statement of Disposition of Remains (DD Form 3045) (Request a copy of this form from Navy Casualty / Mortuary Affairs)

Disposition of Remains Election Statement, Initial Notification of Identified Partial Remains (DD Form 3046) (Request a copy of this form from Navy Casualty / Mortuary Affairs)    

Disposition of Remains Election Statement, Notification of Subsequently Identified Partial Remains (DD Form 3047) (Request a copy of this form from Navy Casualty / Mortuary Affairs)  

Election for Air Transportation of Remains from a Theater of Combat Operations (DD Form 3050) (Request a copy of this form from Navy Casualty / Mortuary Affairs)   

Disposition of Organs Retained for Extended Examination (DD Form 3048)  (Request a copy of this form from Navy Casualty / Mortuary Affairs)  

**Burial at Sea Request Form (Request a copy of this form from Navy Casualty / Mortuary Affairs)


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