Blocks must be 12 1/2 inch blocks (12" finished size). Please make them red, white, and blue. Sign your name and state and a note if you would like. If you are a military Vet or active duty, please include your rank and branch of service on the blocks.
If you do embroidery only we welcome you to send patriotic designs and /or your name stitched on white fabric. Please trim to 6 1/2" square and don't forget your signature.
If you do not quilt or embroider, please sign a piece of white fabric square 6 1/2" to 7" with a sharpie pen. Keep your signature near the center of the fabric so that fabric can be sewn around it.
Please send blocks or finished quilts to:
The following is a list of those lost at Fort Hood, Nov 5, 2009:
Spc. Kham Xiong, St. Paul, Minnesota - 23 - father of 3
Lt. Col. Juanita L. Warman, Havre De Grace, Maryland - 55 - 2 daughters, 6 grandchildren
Pvt. Francheska Velez, Chicago, Illinois - 21 - with child when she died
Capt. Russell Seager, Racine, Wisconsin - 51
Pfc. Michael Pearson, Bolingbrook, Illinois - 22
Pfc. Aaron Thomas Nemelka, West Jordan, Utah - 19
Sgt. Amy Krueger, Kiel, Wisconsin - 29
Spc. Jason Dean Hunt, Tipton, Oklahoma - 22
Spc. Frederick Greene, Mountain City, Tennessee - 29
Capt. John Gaffaney, San Diego, California - 56 - 1 son
Army Staff Sgt. Justin DeCrow, Plymouth, Indiana - 1 daughter
Maj. Libardo Eduardo Caraveo, Woodbridge, Virginia - 52
Chief Warrant Officer Michael Grant Cahill (Ret.), Cameron, Texas - 62 - 3 children, 1 grandchild
You can read more about each soldier here: http://www.cnn.com/2009/CRIME/11/06/fort.hood.shootings.victims/index.html
Note: All prices in US Dollars
ATTN EU COUNTRIES
Due to new changes in the law we can only provide physical products and are no longer able to provide digital designs to EU countries. Read more here: http://euvataction.org/key-facts/