Group Fights to Give War on Terror Vets Their Own Memorial in DC
Despite roadblocks and an unconventional process, the Global War on Terror Memorial Foundation is pressing ahead with a plan to build the first-ever tribute to veterans of an ongoing conflict on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.
"We're doing something that's never been done before, building a memorial to a live war," said retired Green Beret Sgt. 1st Class Michael "Rod" Rodriguez, president and chief executive officer of the foundation and a veteran of nine deployments in his military career.
Rodriguez said... more