Gold Star Mothers Memorial

Gold Star Mothers Memorial (HM19WO)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 49.19', W 77° 14.059'

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In honor of the American Gold Star Mothers for their Sacrifice, Service, and Patriotism

A Mother's tears were shed today
For a battle long ago.
Her precious gift to a warrior son
Whose fate.....she'll never know.

Not Heroes shiny medals
For courage through their fears
No ribboned badge of honor
Can match a Mother's Tears
Marsha B. Megehee
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HM NumberHM19WO
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Year Placed2013
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Date Added Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 6:22pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308770 N 4410149
Decimal Degrees39.81983333, -77.23431667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 49.19', W 77° 14.059'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 49' 11.40" N, 77° 14' 3.54" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 259 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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