MediaHandlerThe Niagara Falls Air Force Base Honor Guard provides colors for events and performs military honors at funerals throughout most of Western New York.

120528-F-DS336-250Funeral Homes or Family members can request military honors.  To request military honors, you need to complete the Military Funeral Honors request and then fax it along with the members DD Form 214, Discharge Paperwork to either the McGuire AFB Honor Guard or the Niagara Falls Honor Guard.

McGuire AFB Honor Guard oversees all requests for the state of New York, and will task Niagara Falls Honor Guard for you. Thier phone number is 609-562-6141 and their fax number is 609-562-6346.

If you prefer to contact Niagara Falls Honor Gaurd directly, call 716-236-3182 or fax them at 716-236-3578.

Please call the Honor Guard Staff to confirm receipt of form.
Eligibility for military funeral honors can be found in AFI 34-242 Section 8C.

120506-F-DS336-248Colors Guard Request

The Niagara Falls Honor Guard provides colors for events throughout most of Western New York. To make requests for color guard support, complete this form and e-mail it to or fax it to Niagara Falls Honor Guard 716-236-3578.

You will receive an e-mail response or phone call once your request has been opened. Requesters are advised to ensure accurate and detailed information on this form is easy to understand, as our support for your event will be based on this information.