College of the Ozarks to break ground on The Global War on Terrorism Memorial

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Work has begun on a new Global War on Terrorism Memorial at College of the Ozarks.

President Jerry Davis says the schools wants to remind students freedom isn’t free.

A groundbreaking ceremony took place in Patriots Park Wednesday afternoon.

The memorial honors fallen soldiers who have served in Iraq and Afghanistan.

When completed, it will stand alongside other war memorials at C of O, including a Korean and Vietnam Memorial.

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