Annapolis MD Project - Gold Star Families Memorial Monument

Maryland's new Gold Star Families Memorial Monument honoring the families of servicemen and women killed while serving in the military is now becoming a reality.

Maryland World War II Memorial

We are excited to announce this location will also be the home of Maryland's first Gold Star Families Memorial Monument. Once built, the monument will honor and pay tribute to our local families who have lost a loved one during military service.

Chase Savage (USMC, Iraq War, Purple Heart), Gold Star Mother Janice Chance and Dennis Brant (VICE PRESIDENT, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT/SPONSORSHIP, Positive-Strides) are the Honorary Board Members for the Gold Star Family Memorial Monument Project, Hershel Woody Williams Medal of Honor Foundation.

November 11, 2016 at 3:00 pm
Annapolis Maryland dedication ceremony for Maryland gold star families memorial monument

To learn more about donating to the Gold Star Family Memorial, please contact CHASE SAVAGE AT (601) 214-4766 or Dennis Brant at (301) 526–2700 OR CLICK THE DONATE TAB AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE.

A Gold Star family is a wife, husband, mother, father, stepmother, stepfather, parent through adoption, foster parents who stand or stood in loco parentis, children, stepchildren, children through adoption, brothers, sisters, half brothers, half sisters, aunts, uncles, grandchildren and grandparents of a member of the Armed Forces of the United States that sacrificed their life for our way of life and the American flag under which they served. 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 or Honor Recipient Pfc. Bruce W. Carter, USMC- Florida

This memorial monument was dedicated on November 11, 2016.