The Chillicothe Board of Education will award high school diplomas to any living veteran of this state, or posthumously to a living relative of a deceased veteran of this state who meets the requirements set down by the State of Ohio.

The veteran must have served during the period of September 16, 1940 through December 31, 1946 in World War II, or during the period of June 27, 1950 through January 31, 1955 in the Korean Conflict, or during the period of August 5, 1964 (February 28, 1961, for veterans who served "in country" before August 5, 1964) to May 7, 1975 in the Vietnam War.

To obtain an application for a high school diploma for a World War II, Korean Conflict or Vietnam War veteran, contact the local Veterans Service Commission office at the Ross County Service Center 740-772-1600.