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SPECIALTY LICENSE PLATE FOR DISABLED VETERANS

Distinguished Flying Cross Plate

Disabled Veteran - This plate is available to Tennessee residents who are registering a private passenger motor vehicle, are veterans of the United States military and are entitled to compensation under the laws administered by the Veterans Administration; due to disability incurred in or aggravated by active military services of the United States (Tenn. Code Ann. 55-4-237).

(d) A disabled veteran who is entitled under this section to be issued a memorial registration plate, free of charge, may elect in the alternative for the issuance of a registration plate for holders of the Purple Heart, free of charge, for one (1) motor vehicle authorized by § 55-4-210(c) or one (1) motor home, as defined in subdivision (a)(1), which is owned or leased by the disabled veteran; provided, that a disabled veteran shall meet the requirements of § 55-4-239(c) in order to be eligible for the issuance of a registration plate for a holder of the Purple Heart.

For more information on obtaining a disabled veteran plate, click here.