Personalized Flag Sponsorship – We Need Everyone’s Help!

(Please Read) Text the word FAMILY to 91999  Besides the many words of appreciation from family members touched by our mission, the most frequent question we receive from those who are on our waiting list is: “When will I receive a personalized Honor and Remember Flag?” This is a heartbreaking question for us to answer … Read more

Honor and Remember Month of May Campaign

HR Month News Release 2 2 2015 Honor and Remember Month of May Campaign Proposal Men and women who have died in military service to America are the subject of a designated month of solemn ceremonies, special events and public recognition that encompasses all thirty-one days in May. The theme for America’s Honor and Remember … Read more

Fly the Flag Appeal

Good Afternoon, When a member of the United States Armed Forces dies in the line of duty, several things happen in a short period of time. The body is transported to a military facility and prepared for return to the U.S., accompanied by a military escort. A member of a special military unit personally notifies … Read more

December 2014 Casualties

We remember these heroes who gave their lives for freedoms cause and the families they left behind. Capt. William H. Dubois, 30, of New Castle, CO, died Dec. 1 when his F-16 aircraft crashed near a coalition air base in the Middle East. He was assigned to the 77th Fighter Squadron, Shaw Air Force Base, … Read more

November 2014 Casualties

We remember these recent heroes who gave their lives for freedoms cause and the families they left behind. Sgt. 1st Class Michael A. Cathcart, 31, of Bay City, MI, died Nov. 14, in Kunduz Province, Afghanistan, of wounds received from small arms fire while on dismounted combat operations.  He was assigned to 3rd Battalion, 3rd … Read more

October 2014 Casualties

We remember these heroes who gave their lives for freedoms cause and the families they left behind. Maj. Jonathan D. Walker, 44, of Merriam, KS, died Oct. 1, in Doha, Qatar, of a non-combat related incident at Camp As Sayliyah. The incident is under investigation. He was assigned to the Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 4th … Read more

HONOR and REMEMBER recognized as 2014 TOP-RATED NONPROFIT

GreatNonprofits.org Award is based on Positive Online Reviews Chesapeake, VA, November 2014 –  Honor and Remember announced today that it has been honored with a prestigious 2014 op-Rated Award by GreatNonprofits, the leading provider of user reviews about nonprofit organizations. “We are excited to be named a Top-Rated 2014 Nonprofit,” says Laura Sutton, Public Relations … Read more

September 2014 casualties

We remember this month these five heroes who gave their lives for freedoms cause and the families they left behind. Spc. Brian K. Arsenault, 28, of Northborough, MA, died Sept. 4, in Ghazni, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when his unit was engaged by enemy small-arms fire.  He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 504th Parachute … Read more

August 2014 Casualties

We remember these heroes who gave their lives for freedoms cause and the families they left behind. Staff Sgt. Girard D. Gass Jr., of Lumber Bridge, NC, died Aug. 3, in Jalalabad Air Field Hospital, Afghanistan, from a non-combat related incident while on patrol that occurred in Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan.  He was assigned to the … Read more

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Honor and Remember Brochure

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July 2014 Casualties

We remember these four heroes who gave their lives for freedoms cause and the families they left behind. Boatswain’s Mate Seaman Yeshabel Villotcarrasco, 23, of Parma, OH, died as a result of a non-hostile incident June 19 aboard USS James E. Williams (DDG-95) while the ship was underway in the Red Sea. Pfc. Donnell A. … Read more

June 2014 Casualties

We remember these 12 heroes who gave their lives for freedoms cause and the families they left behind. Capt. Jason B. Jones, 29, of Orwigsburg, PA, died June 2, in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, of wounds received from small-arms. The incident is under investigation. He was assigned 1st Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Bragg, NC. … Read more

Honor and Remember New York Chapter

Honor and Remember of New York,  FC Director – Karen Wright 805-441-8012 NYchapter@honorandremember.org Text NYFLAG to 71777 to donate

May 2014 Casualties

We remember these five heroes who gave their lives for freedoms cause and the families they left behind. Pfc. Daniela Rojas, 19, of Los Angeles, California, died May 3, in Homburg, Germany, due to a non-combat related illness.  She was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 12th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, … Read more

NASCAR Remembers America’s Fallen Military

                   Military Fallen Heroes Recognized With Special Flag at Charlotte Motor Speedway For Immediate Release – May 2014 Chesapeake, Virginia – While memorial services with wreaths and speeches are typical elements of the Memorial Day weekend, the day designated to honor fallen military members seems to be lost in the noise of many other pursuits. … Read more

April 2014 Casualties

We remember these 4 heroes who gave their lives for freedoms cause and the families they left behind. Capt. James E. Chaffin III, 27, of West Columbia, SC, died April 1, in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of a non-combat related incident. The incident is under investigation.   He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 319th Field Artillery Regiment, … Read more

Honor and Remember Flag Flash

Have you flashed your flag? That’s what we’re asking individuals and groups across our nation to do as we launch a new initiative in keeping with our goal to raise awareness, publicly recognizing our military fallen heroes and their families. This is your chance to join with thousands of other Americans and do something unique, … Read more

The Month of May is Designated “Honor and Remember Month”

Military Fallen Heroes Recognized With Special Events and Celebrations  Chesapeake, VA, March 2014 – Men and women who have died in military service to America will be the subject of a month of solemn ceremonies, special events and public recognition that will begin with the annual “Virginia Run for the Fallen,” a four-day, 245-mile tribute … Read more

February 2014 Casualties

We remember these 7 heroes who gave their lives for freedoms cause and the families they left behind. PFC Joshua A. Gray, 21, of Van Lear, KY, died Feb. 10, in Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, from a non-combat related incident currently under investigation.   He was assigned to the Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 10th Mountain Division, Fort … Read more

January 2014 Casualties

January 2014 Heroes We remember these 7 heroes who gave their lives for freedoms cause and the families they left behind. Sgt. Jacob M. Hess, 22, of Spokane, Wash., Sgt. First Class William K. Lacey, 38, of Laurel, Fla., Chief Warrant Officer Andrew L. McAdams, 27, of Cheyenne, WY, Sgt. Drew M. Scobie, 25, of … Read more

December 2013 Casualties

December 2013 Heroes We remember these 10 heroes who gave their lives for freedoms cause and the families they left behind. Lance Cpl. Matthew R. Rodriguez, 19, of Fairhaven, MA, Petty Officer 1st Class James L. Smith, 38, of Huffman, Texas, Chief Warrant Officer 2 Randy L. Billings, 34, of Heavener, OK, Chief Warrant Officer … Read more

November 2013 Casualties

We remember these 3 heroes who gave their lives for freedoms cause and the families they left behind. Sgt. 1st Class Forrest W. Robertson, 35, of Westmoreland, Kan., Staff Sgt. Richard L. Vazquez, 28, of Seguin, Texas, Staff Sgt. Alex A. Viola, 29, of Keller, Texas, died Nov. 17, in Kandahar, Afghanistan.

October 2013 Casualties

We remember these nine heroes who gave their lives for freedoms cause and the families they left behind. Lance Cpl. Christopher O. Grant, 20, of Richwood, La. Sgt. Lyle D. Turnbull, 31, of Norfolk, Va. Staff Sgt. Patrick H. Quinn, 26, of Quarryville, Pa Spc. Angel L. Lopez, 27, of Parma, Ohio 1st Lt. Jennifer … Read more

American Heroes, Our National Treasure

In light of the many upcoming Veteran’s Day tributes, I share with you a brief reflection. Not too long ago, I had a conversation with a Gold Star mother about our sons and the different ways that we as a nation remember our heroes. It was a casual conversation, like many I’ve had with families … Read more

September 2013 Casualties

We remember these twelve heroes who gave their lives for freedoms cause and the families they left behind. Staff Sgt. Thomas A. Baysore, Jr., 31, of Milton, Pa Lt. Cmdr. Landon L. Jones, 35, of Lompoc, Calif. Chief Warrant Officer Jonathan S. Gibson, 32, of Aurora, Ore. Staff Sgt. Liam J. Nevins, 32, of Denver, … Read more

August 2013 Casualties

We remember these eleven heroes who gave their lives and the families they left behind. Staff Sgt. Michael H. Ollis, 24, of Staten Island, N.Y. Sgt. 1st Class Ricardo D. Young, 34, of Rosston, Ark. 1st Lt. Jason Togi, 24, of Pago Pago, American Samoa Spc. Kenneth Clifford Alvarez, 23, of Santa Maria, Calif Pvt. … Read more

PO1 Darrik C. Benson ~ 6 Aug 2011 ~ Afghanistan

July 2013 Casulaties

We remember these eleven heroes who gave their lives in July and the families they left behind Spc. Hilda I. Clayton, 22, of Augusta, Ga. 1st Sgt. Tracy L. Stapley, 44, of Clearfield, Utah Pvt. Errol D.A. Milliard, 18, of Birmingham, Ala Lance Cpl. Benjamin W. Tuttle, 19, of Gentry, Ark Staff Sgt. Sonny C. … Read more

June 2013 Casualties

We remember these eighteen heroes who gave their lives in June and the families they left behind. Spc. Ray A. Ramirez, 20, of Sacramento, Calif. Spc. Kyle P. Stoeckli, 21, of Moseley, Va Pfc. Mariano M. Raymundo, 21, of Houston, Texas Warrant Officer Sean W. Mullen, 39, of Dover, Del Staff Sgt. Job M. Reigoux, … Read more