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Colorado Freedom Memorial—Gold Star Families Memorial Monument

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All donations made from this link will be designated for the Colorado Freedom Memorial monument.

Colorado's new Gold Star Families Memorial Monument honoring the families of servicemen and women who sacrificed their lives in active military service is now becoming a reality! On the grounds of the Colorado Freedom Memorial site in Springhill Park, 756 Telluride Street in Aurora, this beautiful tribute to the families of our fallen will close the Circle of Honor at the Memorial, which honors the fallen, their families, and the places they lie.

Dedication celebrations will be held on October 15 2020 at 11 a.m.

Site location:
756 Telluride Street
Aurora, CO 80011

The public is invited and encouraged to attend the dedication celebrations.

Judy Newton and Rick Crandall are the Honorary Board /Committee Members for the Gold Star Family Memorial Monument, Hershel Woody Williams Medal of Honor Foundation (HWWMOHF).

To learn more about donating to a Gold Star Families Memorial Monument, please contact the Foundation at

Honorary Board Members
Rick Crandall
Jody Newton
Committee Members
Tim Beyers
Sonja Beyers
Paula Sarlls
Tom Krueger
John Everhart
Bryce Elemond

Gold Star Family members and relatives are those 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, USMCD - 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.