Gold Star Memorial dedicated in City Park

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PARKERSBURG, W. Va. (WTAP) - Dozens gathered this afternoon at City Park to dedicate the Gold Star Memorial.
The memorial stands to preserve to those who have fallen in the line of duty as well as serve as a reminder that freedom is not free.
Along with Mayor Tom Joyce, Medal of Honor recipient Herschel Woody Williams spoke to the crowd before unveiling the monument.
This is the 3rd Gold Star Monument in the Mid-Ohio Valley including the ones in Vienna and Marietta.