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Iowa Military Base Guide

Military Bases and VA and Veteran Facilities in Iowa

Find a listing of military bases, as well as VA resources and veteran facilities in the state of Iowa.  If you are traveling to Iowa on PCS orders, look up the BAH in your new duty location using our BAH Calculator. You can also find veteran benefits in Iowa.

Army Bases in Iowa

  • Camp Dodge
  • Iowa Army Ammunition Plant

Get more info on VA benefits for veterans, retirees, separating service members, spouses, dependents, and disabled veterans. Learn more about the GI Bill and Yellow Ribbon program, monthly housing allowances, VA loans, and TRICARE.

Did you know? The Iowa Veterans Trust Fund offers financial help to qualifying veterans and family members in need. There is financial help for travel (up to $1000) for those who need follow-up medical care, an unemployment assistance option paid up to a lifetime cap of $6 thousand, and education assistance up to a lifetime cap of $5 thousand. Learn more about the Iowa Veterans Trust Fund.

Department of Veterans Affairs Locations In Iowa

Marshalltown VA Clinic

101 Iowa Avenue West
Marshalltown, IA 50158-4768
Mental health: 515-699-5999

Des Moines VA Medical Center

3600 30th Street
Des Moines, IA 50310-5753
Mental health: 515-699-5999

Des Moines VA Clinic

1223 Center Street
Community Resource & Referral Center
Suite 17
Des Moines, IA 50309-1016

South Des Moines VA Clinic

1211 East Army Post Road
Des Moines, IA 50315-5957

Fort Dodge VA Clinic

530 South 25th Street
Fort Dodge, IA 50501-3601
Mental health: 515-699-5999

VA Regional Benefit Satellite Office at Des Moines VA Medical Center

3600 30th Street
Building 3, Room 1943/1945
Des Moines, IA 50310

Des Moines VA Regional Benefit Office

210 Walnut Street
Des Moines, IA 50309

Iowa Veterans Home Cemetery

1301 Summit Street
Marshalltown, IA 50158

Iowa Department of Veterans Affairs

7105 NW 70th Avenue
Johnston, IA 50131

Iowa Veterans Cemetery

34024 Veterans Memorial Drive
Adel, IA 50003

Des Moines Vet Center

1821 22nd Street
Suite 115
West Des Moines, IA 50266


Other Military Bases in the Continental United States:

Look up the BAH in your new duty location by searching for your zip code’s housing allowance using our BAH Calculator. You can also review our complete list of Military Bases by State.


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