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Anyone may copy and use the written information on this site so long as credit is given to the Silver Spring Historical Society and the website (www.sshistory.org). Photographs may NOT be reproduced for any use whatsoever from this site. Use of photographs is in violation of copyright. Individuals seeking permission to use a photograph for any purpose should contact Jerry A. McCoy, sshistory (at) yahoo.com, Silver Spring Historical Society, PO Box 1160, Silver Spring, MD 20910-1160 to discuss permission.
The Silver Spring Historical Society wishes to borrow photographs/memorabilia of downtown Silver Spring to use in an illustrated history of the community. If you have any materials please please contact SSHS President Jerry A. McCoy at sshistory (at) yahoo.com. Future generations will THANK YOU!
The Silver Spring Historical Society honors the following
Silver Spring residents who have lost their lives in the Iraq war:
Doerflinger, Army Spec. Thomas K., 20, a 2002 graduate of Springbrook High School. Member of the 1st Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division (Stryker Brigade Combat Team), based at Fort Lewis, WA. Killed November 11, 2004 in Mosul, northwest of Baghdad.
Hernandez, Staff Sgt. Robert, 47. Member of the 3rd Battalion, 318th Regiment, 1st Brigade, 80th Division (Institutional Training), Army Reserve, based at Ft. Meade, MD. Killed March 28, 2006 in Taqaddum, west of Bagdad.
The Silver Spring Historical Society mourns the loss of society
Vice President Judy Reardon who passed away November 26, 2004.
Her efforts to preserve Silver Spring's history will be felt for generations.