APPLICATION FOR GOLD STAR MARKER
P.O Box 339
Ceredo, WV 25507
Phone 304 908 9399
The Wayne County Genealogical & Historical Society (wcghs.com) and Ceredo Kenova American Legion Post 93 is sponsoring a tribute to the parents of those KILLED IN ACTION and the parents are buried in Wayne Co. West Virginia. These actions were from hostile forces in WWI, WWII, Korea, Vietnam & Gulf Wars.
Date __ __ ____
Applicant Name, first ________________________Mi __ Last __________________________
Address St. Box # etc.___________________________________________________________
City, State & Zip ___________________________________________________________
Phone # ___ ___ ____ E-Mail ___________________________________________________
Applicant’s relation to Son’s Parents _______________________________________________
Each Parents name including Mother’s Maiden Name.
Mother’s name ____________________________________ DOB __ __ ____ DOD __ __ ____
Father’s name _____________________________________ DOB __ __ ____ DOD __ __ ____
Name of Cemetery where parents are buried, Location and GPS _________________________
Son’s name __________________________________DOB __ __ ____ Date K.I.A. __ __ ____
Unit, Ship, etc. assigned to when K.I.A. from hostile forces. ____________________________
Location of cemetery where son is buried (need info. same as above) if different from parents.
We are asking you to furnish addition information about the parents and their son. Where parents/son worked and lived etc.. If son was married, had family, had siblings. School, church, civic organizations parents & son were involved in. The Genealogical & Historical Society would love to preserve this family history. We want to write a book about all the Gold Star Parents and their sons who were K.I.A. and are buried in Wayne County West Virginia.
We are also asking you to send us a picture of the parents headstone including in the picture the Gold Star Marker after it has been set.