Havre de Grace MD—Gold Star Families Memorial Monument

All donations from this page will be designated for the Havre de Grace MD monument.

The Committee for the Gold Star Family Memorial Monument (GSFMM) located in Havre de Grace, Maryland is excited to announce they have received official approval from the Mayor and City Council to establish a GSFMM in one of the city parks on the water front of the Chesapeake Bay.

Groundbreaking occurred on September 11, 2017.  

Concord Point Lighthouse and Park
Concord and Lafayette St.
Havre de Grace, MD
Groundbreaking ceremony:  September 11, 2017

 To learn more about the Gold Star Family Memorial, please contact:   

GSFMM Committee Co-Chairman 

Craig P. Reeling, Commandant, Marine Corps League–Department of Maryland US Marine Corps Veteran 

102 Tidewater Drive 

Havre de Grace, MD 21078
(443) 477.0670

Johnny Boker, Chairman

Harford County Commission on Veterans Affairs US Army Retired 

701 South Adams Street

Havre de Grace, MD 21078
(410) 652.6258

Craig P. Reeling and Johnny Boker will serve as Honorary Board Members, Hershel Woody Williams Medal of Honor Foundation (HWWMOHF). 

The National Project Manager for HWWMOHF is Mike King.

The committee is actively searching for additional Committee Members. 

Primary Project Email 

Primary Mailing Address

c/o Craig Reeling 

102 Tidewater Drive 

Havre de Grace, MD 21078-4106

To make a contribution for this particular monument, click the SUPPORT THIS PROJECT button.

A Gold Star Family member can be any relative: mother, father, stepmother, stepfather, adoptive or foster parents, wife, husband, child, stepchild, adopted child, brothers, sisters, half brothers or sisters, grandparents, grandchildren, aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces or nephews who have sacrificed a Loved One for our Freedom.

The Gold Star Family Memorial was created by Medal of Honor Recipient Hershel “Woody" Williams to remember those families who have made the ultimate sacrifice. To learn more about the memorial, please visit our Gold Star Families Memorial Monument web page.

"Dying for freedom isn't the worst thing that can happen. Being forgotten is." Georgie Carter-Krell (Mother of Posthumous Medal of Honor Recipient Pfc. Bruce W. Carter, USMC- Florida

Any excess funds raised for this Gold Star Families Memorial Monument Project will be used to further the mission of the Hershel "Woody" Williams Medal of Honor Foundation’s of honoring Gold Star Families and their fallen Heroes through the establishment of Gold Star Families Memorial Monuments in communities across the United States, offering scholarships to Gold Star Children as well as sponsoring and hosting outreach programs and events for Gold Star Families.