Stan Watts, sculptor and crew take final measurements in preparation for installation of this 7′ tall statue of a mother, girl friend or significant other who come to the memorial to honor their soldier. This will be the reflection area, a place for meditation and remembering.CONTINUE READING →
The monument is now a reality with the final touches underway in preparation for the May 16th dedication ceremony. We hope you plan on attending with your family and friends. Many thanks to the many hands and caring people who believe in our freedom and the cost required to maintain our freedom. It is the more »CONTINUE READING →
“Our men and women in uniform and their families work tirelessly to protect the freedoms we enjoy daily,” says Brigadier General (Ret.) John Pray, USO President and CEO. “Each signature on the Every Moment Counts flag is a visible statement of our collective gratitude for all they do for all of us. Helping the USO more »CONTINUE READING →
5:00pm Before the Dedication Ceremony. The USO is continuing the momentum of their national Every Moment Counts campaign, by rallying Americans to show support for troops and their families through the simple act of giving a signature. Show up at 5pm before the dedication ceremony to add your name to the USO Every Moment Counts more »
The memorial will honor five Utah student essays every year. The winning essays will be transferred to anodized aluminum and attached to monument. In addition to the essays, the educational component of the monument is a simulation series called Milestones of Freedom. Enter here for a chance to win prize money and to learn about freedom.
7:00pm The day before Armed Forces Day. Sandy City Hall Promenade 10,000 South Centennial Parkway Sandy, Utah 84070