Gold Star Wives of America, Inc. member Mrs. Ada McArthur and GSW Las Vegas Valley Chapter President attended the dedication of a Gold Star Families Memorial Garden in Henderson, NV.
Ada has been a member of Gold Star Wives for approximately 51 years. Her husband was killed in action in Vietnam over 52 years ago. She was a 30 year old widow with 3 children ages 6, 8, and 9.
Ada started out as a Member at Large in Oregon for 22 years, in Colorado for 17 years, in Nevada from 2008 until 2011 when she became a Charter Member of the Las Vegas Valley Chapter in 2011. https://www.ktnv.com/positivelylv/henderson-receives-first-gold-star-marker
Please click the link below to see Mrs. McArthur's interview that was broadcast by the local Channel 13 News.