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Kingsport TN—Gold Star Families Memorial Monument

The Monument Committee for the Gold Star Families Memorial Monument (GSFMM) located in Kingsport, Tennessee is excited to announce they recognized and honored Gold Star Families with a Gold Star Families Memorial Monument.

Veterans Park and Memorial
1630 Fort Henry Drive
Kingsport, TN

Vanessa Bennett was the Chairman of the committee for the Gold Star Families Memorial Monument and is an Honorary Board Member of the Hershel Woody Williams Medal of Honor Foundation.

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

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.

This monument was dedicated on September 25, 2017

"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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