Gold Star Family

Governor Chris Christie signs legislation that clears the way for the first Gold Star Family license plate to be issued in New Jersey at the War Memorial in Trenton, N.J. on Monday, Jan. 31, 2011. (Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)

New Jersey License Plate Honors Fallen Soldiers

Immediate family members of New Jersey soldiers killed in the line of duty will now be able to order special license plates that honor fallen troops.


Cpl. Jason Dunham arriving in Iraq in early 2004.

NJ Assembly Panel To Consider “Gold Star” Plates

Legislation that would create special license plates for parents and close relatives of American troops killed while serving their country will go before a New Jersey Assembly panel on Monday.