The Veterans Affairs Commission provides assistance to Cherokee County veterans who were discharged under honorable conditions and/or their family members.


County Seat
Cherokee County Courthouse
520 West Main
Cherokee, IA 51012

Cherokee County, Iowa - Veterans Affairs

"Veterans Helping Veterans"

Disability claims, VA Hospital, transporting veterans to the VA, help veterans with many problems that they have. Can be called 24/7 for any questions for help.

Additional Contact Information:
Sioux Falls VA Hospital1-800-316-8387
Des Moines VA Regional Office1-800-827-1000
Sioux City Vet Center1-712-255-3808
Sioux City CBOC1-712-258-4700
Spirit Lake CBOC1-712-336-6425

Veteran Affairs Links:

VA Home Loans

College Guide for Veterans and Service Members

VA Home Loan Centres

United States Department of Veterans Affairs

Iowa Department of Veterans Affairs

United State Department of Defense

The National Archives

Arlington National Cemetery

Defense Prisoner of War/Missing Personnel Office

Joint POW-MIA Accounting Command

Stars and Stripes

Wounded Warrior Project

World War II Memorial

Korean War Project

Spanish American War

Iraq & Afghanistan Veterans of America

Vietnam War

Vietnam Veterans of America

Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Faces of the Fallen - Iraq & Afganistan

Iowa Soldiers Killed in Iraq & Afganistan

Veterans United Home Loan Calculator


Health/Medical Links:

Revolution Health - Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Veterans Affairs Midwest Health Care Network




Mesothelioma Symptoms

Mesothelioma Guide

Mesothelioma Help

Mesothelioma Specialist

Mesothelioma Lawyer Search


Military Move



Address of
Veterans Affairs office:
228 1/2 West Main Street
Cherokee, IA 51012

Office Hours:
Mon - 9:30 to 16:30
Tue - Closed
Wed - 9:30 to 16:30
Thu -Closed
Fri - 9:30 to 15:30
Other times available by Appt

Office Number:
(712) 225-6319
FAX Number:
(712) 225-6708
Cell Number
(712) 229 8806


Office Holder Name:
Gerald Weiland

Commissioners of
Veterans Affairs Office:

Joe Draper

William Gauthier
Michelle Pedersen
Wane Miller