Hagåtña, Guam – The Guam War Claims Processing Center will open its doors on Friday, January 24, 2020 at 9 a.m. It will be located at the old Hakubotan Building across from the Tamuning Post Office. A ribbon cutting ceremony will also be held on the same date at 8:30 a.m.
“We are so excited to finally have a center where our World War II Survivors can come in so we can take care of them, just like we take care of our moms and dads, grandmothers and grandfathers,” said Governor Lou Leon Guerrero. “Our staff are eager to help and we want everyone to know that we will work as quickly as possible to process every adjudicated claim so we can pay our war survivors the money they rightfully deserve.”
The Guam War Claims Processing Center will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. In anticipation of the large volume of claimants, we will also be open this Saturday, January 25, 2020 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CHamoru-speaking staff will also be present to assist claimants.
The center is ADA compliant and those needing homebound assistance can contact the center during its normal hours of operation.
For more information, please contact the Guam War Claims Processing Center at 482-0792 or visit our website at warclaims.guam.gov.