The Madison County Military Heritage Commission was chartered 6 February, 1975 and granted non-profit 501(c)(3) status by the IRS December 7, 1998. Our mission is to:
- Promote interest in the study and preservation of the military history and military heritage of the people in or from Madison County, Alabama.
- Inspire a better appreciation and understanding of the part our military forces have played in the development of our nation, and thus encourage a renewed dedication to patriotism
and respect for our flag.
- Conduct, promote and encourage research of members of the armed forces and the military heritage Madison County, Alabama.
- Compile and maintain the military historical archives for Madison County, Alabama.
- Honor individual citizens of Madison County, Alabama, who have served in the armed forces and were awarded medal(s) for valor, since Madison County, Mississippi Territory was
created December 13, 1808.