Rededication Ceremony for the Global War on Terrorism Memorial in Columbus, Georgia
Hundreds of Gold Star families have attended dedication and rededication ceremonies for the Global War on Terrorism Memorial at the National Infantry Museum in Columbus, Georgia. We hope you, too, can be a part of this significant event by attending the 2019 rededication ceremony Saturday, September 7, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. Gold Star Families are also invited to a dinner in their honor the evening of Friday, September 6, 2019 and brunch following the ceremony. If you’re interested in joining us, please see the information below for contact information.
The Global War on Terrorism Memorial recognizes the sacrifice of more than 6,900 Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines who have given their lives in this generation’s conflict. The Memorial includes granite panels engraved with the names of all service members who have given their lives in the conflict, narrative panels explaining the conflict, and murals with operational pictures etched in a granite panel of each service.