Annual Samuel S. Hicks Memorial Golf Tournament to be held on May 26, 2017

The Samuel S. Hicks Memorial Golf Tournament provides a great opportunity for supporters of the Memorial Fund to either participate in the golf tournament or sign up as an associate sponsor. This annual event is responsible for the majority of the fundraising dollars that support the Memorial Fund.  (more)


Sam Hicks Awarded Purple Heart

On November 18, 2014, Samuel S. Hicks received the oldest military decoration still in use around the globe, the Purple Heart. Established by George Washington, this military decoration is the only military decoration that does not require a recommendation. Instead, servicemen who meet the criteria of being wounded or killed in combat are immediately entitled to the award.. To learn more about the Purple Heart and its rich history in the United States of America, click here.


Sam Hicks Memorial constructed in Indiana Pennsylvania

Six years, after his tragic passing, the residents of Indiana Township, have erected a memorial to honor the memory of Sam Hicks and his ultimate sacrifice to their community.  (more)