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Romulus NY—Gold Star Families Memorial Monument

New York recognizes and honors Gold Star Families with a Gold Star Families Memorial Monument (GSFMM) at the Sampson Veterans Cemetery in Romulus, New York.

Site location:

Sampson Veterans Memorial Cemetery
6632 NY-96A
Romulus NY 14541

Tim Young was the Chairman for the Gold Star Families Memorial Monument and is an Honorary Board Member of the Woody Williams Foundation.

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

This monument was dedicated on October 14 2017

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 to honor and serve Gold Star Families and the legacy of their Loved Ones who have paid the ultimate sacrifice.

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