Annual HUD Memorial Day Ceremony Washington, DC May 23, 2024

On Thursday, May 23, 2024, HUD held the Annual Memorial Day Ceremony to honor Fallen Heroes at their Headquarters in Washington, DC. The program theme was “Their sacrifice our Debt”. Gold Star Wives along with Gold Star Mothers, Paula Davis, Stephanie White, Joy Goode, Donna Robinson, and Basmattie Bishundat were in attendance.   After the presentation of Colors from The Military District of Washington Joint Forces Ceremonial Color Guard, and a wonderful speech from The Keynote Speaker Brigadier General Arnold N-Gordon-Bray, United States Army Retired, Founder of the ANGB Consulting LLC, the Gold Star Mothers and Wives participated in the Memorial Wreath Ceremony.  They were also presented with Blazers and certificates of Remembrance from Tyra Nelson who is a Policy Associate with The American Legion. Taps was played by Eric Larson, Bugles Across America. We look forward to attending this ceremony each year.