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The Medal of Honor Grove

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The Medal of Honor Grove is the oldest living memorial to our Medal of Honor Recipients in the nation.

Within the Grove are areas for all 50 states, our territories, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico. The Chaplains Memorial nornors Chaplains who received the Medal and the Ancient Order of Hibernian's Memorial honors 160 immigrants who received the Medal of Honor but were not accredited to any state.

Each memorial area has a 7 foot obelisk sitting on a square brick plaza. The recipients are honored on the obelisk and in a plaque placed in the ground in the state where they entered service.

The Grove is located on the campus of the Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge in Pennsylvania. It is open to the public from dawn till dusk daily however, due to the number of trees being removed, it has been closed since October.

To date, only 3, 499 men and 1 woman has recived the Medal of Honor, our nations highest award for valor in action against an enemy force. It was under President Lincoln, during the Civil War, that the medal was authorized.

The Grove is owned by the Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge and is maintained and enhanced by the Friends of the Medal of Honor Grove. The Friends Board is comprised of community leaders and MOH Recipients Gen. James Livingston (Ret) and Col. Walter Marm (Ret).

The Friends is a 100% volunteer 501c3 organization  that raises funds for grass cutting, tree removal, planting and adding new recipients names on obelisks and ground plaques on a yearly basis.

There are thousands of trees in the Grove and many are diseased or dead and must be removed for the safety of all who visit. 

We need your help to raise funds to remove more trees and maintain this beautiful memorial, so we can safely open it to the public again.

To learn more about the Friends and the Medal of Honor Grove visit our website here
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$1,060 of $15,000 goal

Raised by 3 people in 3 months
Funds raised will benefit:
Friends of the Medal of Honor Grove
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Valley Forge, PA
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