Death Gratuity


In this poignant account, James A. Price shares the heart-wrenching true story of the loss of his son in the modern-day Navy. Set in 2015, amidst a backdrop of global conflict and military engagements, Price sheds light on the often-overlooked events surrounding the over-extended military and the toll it takes on families.

In “Death Gratuity – One Gold Star Father’s True Story,” Price invites readers into a deeply personal journey, where he unflinchingly confronts the devastating loss of his beloved son. With raw emotion and unwavering honesty, he delves into the painful aftermath and the profound impact it has on those left behind.

The author’s compassionate voice reveals a side seldom seen or discussed, providing glimpses into the untold stories, the hidden struggles, and the unspoken burdens borne by military families. Through his unwavering dedication, Price aims to ensure that the sacrifices made by these families do not go unnoticed or unappreciated.

“Death Gratuity – One Gold Star Father’s True Story” stands as a testament to the resilience of the human spirit and serves as a reminder that behind every uniform, there is a family who stands united in their unwavering support. Through this heartfelt narrative, Price implores readers to consider the hidden struggles faced by military families and to appreciate the sacrifices they make.

Prepare to be moved, inspired, and enlightened as you embark on this extraordinary journey alongside James A. Price.


Death Gratuity

Death Gratuity – One Gold Star Father’s True Story is a book that aims to highlight a legacy for James A Price’s son, the larger Gold Star community, and the general reader who cares about those issues. It will help bring parents closure who have lost their children at a very young age, and how they can use the author’s experience to cope with their loss.


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