'Honor and Remember Tour' Kicks Off in Va.

By Charlene Israel CBN News Reporter Tuesday, June 08, 2010 Virginia Beach, Va. — The father of a soldier killed in Iraq has begun a cross country trek to gain support for the adoption of a symbol to recognize all Americans who have been killed in military service. The kickoff for the Honor and Remember … Read more

Day 4 – New Jersey

June 10, 2010 Continuing our stay with Judi Tapper, had a wonderful breakfast, ran some errands and headed to Memorial Park in Atco, where we met up with Neil from RT and several of the warrior watch riders. We were then escorted by motorcycle about 50 miles, to Trenton the state capitol.  In Trenton we … Read more

Day 3 – Maryland/New Jersey

June 9, 2010 MD. The day began with a visit to Annapolis MD, her GSD Jim Duffy gave us a first class tour of the academy where both he and his son had graduated. This is a spectacular facility where our future navy and marine officers are trained. Following the tour we visited the officers … Read more

Too tired to blog last night. …

Too tired to blog last night. Bad thing was we left the computer in MD : ( have to backtrack a bit, I will try and catch up tonight.

Day 2 – Delaware/Maryland

June 8, 2010 Yesterday we found out that the state of Delaware had endorsed by resolution HR 1034 on March 24th. it was our mission to visit the DE state capitol and locate the sponsors of their bill HCR27, thanking them. On our way we stopped by the governors office in hopes we could speak … Read more

Leaving DE state Capitol after…

Leaving DE state Capitol after an extremely successful. Morning with lawmakers. Headed to MD now!

Day 1 – Delaware

June 7, 2010 Today began at 4:30 am in Chesapeake. It was the start of our historic and monumental journey. By 6am Alex Rohr and I were headed to Dover Air Force Base for an 11am meeting with the wing commander and his Vice commander. When we arrived we were greeting by air force personnel … Read more

Left Dover AFB, we met with th…

Left Dover AFB, we met with the cmdr, vice cmdr and chief fam support What a wonderful facility they have created to welcome our heroes home

Left at 6AM from Chesapeake to…

Left at 6AM from Chesapeake to launch Honor and Remember across America next stop Dover airforce base.

Honor and Remember tour kicks off from Va. Beach

By Kathy Adams The Virginian-Pilot © June 6, 2010 VIRGINIA BEACH George Lutz, the father of an Army soldier killed in Iraq, kicked off his Honor and Remember Across America tour from Regent University on Saturday morning. His goal is to travel 49 states, encouraging residents and legislators to support national adoption of the Honor … Read more

Honor and remember across America

By: Melanie Woodrow Wavy.com NOROLK, Va. (WAVY.com) – While veterans everywhere marched in parades, George Lutz was on a parade of his own. The father of fallen soldier George Anthony Lutz II, George Lutz hit 15 Chick-fil-A restaurants across Hampton Roads Memorial Day Monday to say thank you. “This is the first time that a business … Read more

The Journey Begins

With so much momentum in place and more progress ahead, we must focus on broadening awareness. That is why we will soon be taking the message to every state and launching “Honor and Remember Across America.” The trip will focus on taking the Honor and Remember message to 49 states with the hope that each … Read more

CBN Kickoff and Flag Presentation Images

Honor and Remember Dispatch – June 2010, Vol 3 Issue 5

  Founder’s Message  – The Journey Continues Hello from Cleveland, Ohio! Exciting things are happening with the Honor and Remember Across America campaign. This is the first dispatch from the road that I’ve been able to put together, but there will be weekly updates from here until I return home in November. Where to start! How … Read more

2 flag surprise presentations …

2 flag surprise presentations scheduled for Saturday.

Headed to DC for TAPS and Roll…

Headed to DC for TAPS and Rolling Thunder

Honor and Remember Across America

With so much momentum in place and more progress ahead, we must focus on broadening awareness. That is why we will soon be taking the message to every state and launching “Honor and Remember Across America.” The trip will focus on taking the Honor and Remember message to 49 states with the hope that each … Read more

NATIONAL FLAG MOVEMENT MARKS SECOND ANNIVERSARY WITH CROSS COUNTRY CAMPAIGN

NEWS RELEASE – May 17, 2010 Honor and Remember Founder Will Visit 50 State Capitals in Five Months VIRGINIA BEACH, Virginia – Honor and Remember, Inc., an organization founded on Memorial Day 2008 to promote a new national symbol honoring all those who died in military service to America, will visit 50 state capitals on … Read more

Honor and Remember Dispatch – April 2010, Vol 3 Issue 4

  Founder’s Message  – A Moment Worth Sharing I would like to begin today with an appeal for help. We are less than 40 days from leaving on the trip Across America and still have not met all of our expectations. If you are able to meet us or help arrange for our visit in any … Read more

Honor and Remember Dispatch – March 2010, Vol 3 Issue 3

Dear Supporters With so much momentum in place and more progress ahead, we must focus on broadening awareness. That is why we will soon be taking the message to every state and launching “Honor and Remember Across America.” The trip will focus on taking the Honor and Remember message to 49 states with the hope … Read more

Honor and Remember Dispatch – February 2010, Vol 3 Issue 2

  Founder’s Message  – The Journey Continues I have delayed publishing this edition of the Dispatch to report some exciting news! Last week the Virginia Senate Rules committee unanimously voted to adopt the Honor and Remember Flag (HJR137) as an official state symbol recognizing its fallen military. The next stop for the bill is the Senate … Read more

Disabled Vet Makes Bike Trip to Promote New Flag

Ride Will Cover 2400 Miles and Go Through Washington, D.C. NORMAN, Oklahoma — Kevin George Baker, a disabled Navy veteran, will ride his hand-propelled bicycle from his hometown through Washington, D.C. and Gettysburg, Pennsylvania to Marseilles, Illinois to support a new flag designed to honor fallen members of the military. His trip will begin at his home on … Read more

Honor and Remember Dispatch – January 2010, Vol 3 Issue 1

  Founder’s Message  – Historic Year Ahead I start this month’s message a bit late due to several positive events in January that I wanted to share. One was the national endorsement of political strategist Dick Morris, who encouraged his newsletter readers to support Honor and Remember. The response on our web site from this has … Read more

Honor and Remember Dispatch – December 2009, Vol 2 Issue 12

  Founder’s Message  – Changing a Mindset It was just four years ago in November that my son Tony was deployed to his first tour in Iraq. It was his first holiday away from home. Six weeks later, on December 29th, he was gone, the victim of a sniper’s bullet. Now, regardless of the how and … Read more

Honor and Remember Dispatch – November 2009, Vol 2 Issue 11

  Founder’s Message  –  Tribute Before I address recent events, I want to take this opportunity to speak from the heart about why Honor and Remember exists. As long as America continues to be “one nation under God indivisible with liberty and justice for all,” there will be a price to pay for that freedom. Unfortunately, … Read more

Honor and Remember Dispatch – October 2009, Vol 2 Issue 10

  Founder’s Message  – Thoughtful Reflection As I write this month’s message, I feel that it is important to recognize that 50 military lives were lost in September. Please scroll down and read the new section below, “Remembering Our Latest Heroes.” PFC William “Lee” Meridith was killed on September 21, 2009, as the vehicle in which … Read more

Honor and Remember Dispatch – September 2009, Vol 2 Issue 9

  Founder’s Message  – More than Numbers As I begin September’s message, I want to encourage you to please take a moment to read slowly through the names below. In July, these men and women were part of intact, happy families, on a particular mission, performing a job they all loved. Pfc3 Anthony C. Garcia – … Read more

Honor and Remember Dispatch – August 2009, Vol 2 Issue 8

  Founder’s Message  – How you can Help! As we move into the final month of summertime and look forward to fall, we need to think about renewing our efforts to build support for the Honor and Remember initiatives. The following is a simple list of things everyone can do to spread the word about our … Read more

Honor and Remember Dispatch – July 2009, Vol 2 Issue 7

  Founder’s Message  – Leaving a Legacy Each year on the Fourth of July, we celebrate the freedoms we won at our nation’s founding and remember the cost that was paid, not only 233 years ago, but also many times since, when those freedoms needed defending.  We remember all of those who laid down their lives … Read more

Honor and Remember Dispatch – June 2009, Vol 2 Issue 6

  Founder’s Message  – Anniversary Appeal  It’s hard to believe that a year has passed since we unveiled the Honor and Remember Flag on Memorial Day 2008. Looking back, I am amazed at the significant progress we have made toward our goals.Personalized Honor and Remember Flags have been presented to dozens of families, including family members … Read more