Hometown Heroes Banner Program

Sponsor a Hometown Hero Today! Round 3 Applications will be Accepted Through August 31, 2021.


Email mthorn@mountairymd.gov, drop off 110 South Main Street, or Mail PO Box 50 Mount Airy, MD, 21771 the following documents:

1. Complete Application

2. Digital Photo of Service Member OR Take your photograph to SK Printing, 216 South Main Street,        Mount Airy, MD, 21771.

3. Biography on military career and/or personal life. Aim for 140 words. 

4. Proof of Residency or Share How the Hero has/had the link to Mount Airy, MD

5. Check or cash $200. Make payable to "Town of Mount Airy"


Walking Tour

Enjoy a self-guided walking tour with the wonderful men and woman that make up our Mount Airy Hometown Heroes!! The Heroes are listed in order as they appear on the Street.

This program is to honor the men and women from this community who have served or are currently serving our Country in a branch of the military.

Each unique banner includes the service member's picture and branch of service. The banners are 24" wide and 44" tall. We encourage you to visit Historic Mount Airy Main Street, Park Avenue and Center Street to see the Heroes banners proudly displayed.

If you have any questions, please contact Melissa at Town Hall, 301-829-1424.


North Main Street to South Main Street


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C Mason Wilburn_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1Joseph Lettire_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1Harry Nikirk_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1ET2 Nikirk Biography
Samuel Schmidt_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1SP5 Schmidt BiographyVernon Simpson_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1AlfredSchmidtSP5 Schmidt Biography
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JamesAPrestonJr_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001FC1 Preston Biography AdreanSNorris_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof002aMarkDSenio_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001Sgt Senio Biography
SandraLara_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001BenESenio_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof0012LT Senio BiographyAndyHocko_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001
CiprianoPArchuleta_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001SGM Archuleta BiographyDanielASwing_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001LCpl Swing BiographyGeraldBrianJohnson_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001
ToddBMorris_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001LTC Morris BiographyAlexanderWSewell_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001Capt. Sewell BiographyJosephWSewell_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof002Capt. Sewell Biography
Larry HushourCDR Hushour Biography

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HarveyWWTabler_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof003Cpl. Tabler BiographyGlennBTabler_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof003LCpl. Tabler BiographyGeraldJerryRalphJohnson_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001
WalterEChaney_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001JeromeBujanowski_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof002Sgt. Bujanowski BioBillyWagner_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001Cpl Wagner Biography
CRobertBrowning_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44PFC Browning BiographyJordanWWay_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof005HM3 Way BiographyCOscarBaker_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof004
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SGT Helt Biography
JonathanDMarks_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001Sgt. Marks BiographyKyleJConnor_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof003Cpt. Connor
CatherineEConnor_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof002PO2 ConnorKevinMConnor_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof002PO1 ConnorSeanRGrimes_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001
TimothyJTaylorSr_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001MarisaARaso-Wardell_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof002OSSN Raso-Wardell BioJohnHBrown_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof002P.F.C. Brown Biography
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SP3 Lowman Biography
RobertLBarker_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001RalphNaillSr_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001
DavidJMuller_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof002CW4 Muller BiographyWilliamPCamuti_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44
RM1 Camuti Biography

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CPO Lemon Biography

Brian Dunn_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1LT Dunn Biography Donald Stroup_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1Sgt. Stroup BiographyPO3Gary Pocock_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1PO3 Pocock Biography
Elizabeth Boyko_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1SrA Boyko BiographyNorman Hancock_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1 SP4 Hancock BiographyLewis Boone_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1 Brig Gen Boone Biography
 Philip Dorsey_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1SP5 Dorsey BiographyVernon Connelly_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1 SFC Connelly BiographyJack Leatherwood_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1
Karmon Dyches_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1 MAJ Dyches BiographyAustin Dyches_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1 SPC Dyches BiographyPaul Clay_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1 MAJ Clay Biography
Claude Hawkins_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1Edward Browne_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1PO1 Browne BiographyDaniel Ross_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-12LT Ross Biography
Tyler Fleagle2LT Fleagle BiographyCharles Spencer_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1LCpl Spencer BiographyJack Bart_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1Pvt Bart Biography
Nathan Campbell_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof (1)-1Michael Eveland_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1 FTG2 Eveland BiographyBenjamin Bohrer_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1 MSG Bohrer Biography
Sam JewellDennis Shaffer_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1 AQC Shaffer BiographyWilliam Wagner_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1 CPL Wagner Biography
Taylor Wagner_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1 A1C Wagner BiographyScott Walker_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1 GySgt Walker Biography

Center Street

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Park Avenue

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MarkRBailey_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof002RobertHZekeWatkins_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof002Msgt Watkins BiographyGeorgeDDukeJr_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001SSG Duke, Jr. Biography
ChadWWright_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof002MTCS (SS) Wright BioGregoryMarrow_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof002SN Marrow BiographyAlexNWright_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof003LCPL Wright Biography
WendellMurphy_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001AndrewJRutherford_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof003EveretteEJusticeJr_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof003PFC Justice, Jr. Biography
TaylorNBowen_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001AlPickering_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001GySgt Pickering BiographyRonaldJVauk_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof002
WilliamRRuth_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof002CW5 Ruth BiographyWoundedWarriorProject_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001RobertWDeaneDetachment_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001
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DonaldEFleming_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof003JosephEMerson_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof002PVT Merson Biography
RaulYzaguirreSr_MtAiryHeroes-Flag-24x44-Proof001 Warren Mellin_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1SSG Mellin BiographyVincent Rusbosin II_MtAiryHeroesFlag2_Proof-1Sgt. Rusbosin II Biography