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Huntsville AL - Madison County - Gold Star Families Memorial Monument

A new Gold Star Families Memorial Monument (GSFMM) honoring the families of servicemen and women who sacrificed their lives while serving in the military is now in Huntsville AL.

Site location:
200 Monroe Street NW
Huntsville AL 35801

Marshall Eubanks and Julie Kink were the Honorary Board Members for the Gold Star Family Memorial Monument, Hershel Woody Williams Medal of Honor Foundation (HWWMOHF). Lt. Col. (R) Mike Sprayberry, Medal of Honor Recipient was the advisor.

To learn about the Alabama Gold Star Families Memorial Monument project, visit http://hmcvm.org and click on Gold Star Families Memorial Monument, or call the Huntsville-Madison County Veterans Memorial Foundation at (256) 604.3896.

Committee Members

Liasons

Robert Drolet
John Perry
Jennifer Henken

Kerrie Branson, Survivor Outreach Coordinator, Redstone Arsenal
Annette Hall, Gold Star Mother, President, North Alabama Chapter American Gold Star Mothers

To learn more about donating to a Gold Star Families Memorial Monument, please contact the Foundation at monument@hwwmohf.org.

This monument was dedicated on October 17 2020

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.


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