Harry Truman congratulates Hershel Woodrow “Woody” Williams on being awarded the Medal of Honor, October 5, 1945.
Saturday, November 19 at 1:00 p.m.
National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
50 East Freedom Way
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Included in general admission.
Veterans receive free admission thru November 30, 2016.
Join us for a special Celebrate Veterans program honoring Hershel Woodrow “Woody” Williams. Williams received the Medal of Honor for his actions in the Battle of Iwo Jima during World War II. He is the last surviving recipient of the Medal of Honor from that battle. Williams and other local veterans will discuss their military service and address the importance of freedom.
Don't miss this opportunity to come together and thank our veterans for their service.