History of the Memorial

The Guilford County Veterans Memorial was dedicated on September 14, 2002, and the website was launched on Veterans' Day, 2003, and is dedicated to the Guilford County Veterans of 20th Century Wars.

Major Contributors

Guilford County
City of Greensboro
Walter C. Cockerham

The Joseph M. Bryan Foundation of Greater Greensboro
Cemala Foundation
Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro
Tannenbaum-Sternberger Foundation, Inc.
Weaver Foundation
Joseph M. Bryan, Jr.

James R. Bullock, Jr.
Kiwanis Club of Greensboro Foundation
Charles T. Hagan, Jr. Family
The Mary Norris Preyer Fund
Greensboro News & Record
The Toleo Foundation

Mrs. Bruce Beaman
John E. Chandler
Greensboro Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
Greensboro Jaycees Charitable Foundation
City of High Point
Jack Lamb
Koury Corp.
Mary Lynn Richardson Fund
Preddy Memorial Foundation
Lynn R. & Karl E. Prickett Fund


Members of the Guilford County Veterans Memorial Committee
William F. Craft, Chairman; Louis B. Godwin, Vice Chairman; William F. Black; Edward C. Carson; Walter C. Cockerham; Joseph E. (Ed) Deaton; John M. Farmer; William C. Harris; Nathan B. (Ned) Harrison; Curtis L. Laughlin, Jr.; Carl Seager; Al C. Stewart, Jr.; B. Thomas Ward, Jr.

Moser Mayer Phoenix Associates, PA - Greensboro, North Carolina

Exhibit Design
Equator Graphics, Inc. - Silver Spring, Maryland
   Alex Tait; John Yanson

Panel Manufacturer
GS Images - Hagerstown, Maryland

Web site photography
 Tom Lassiter, Lassiter & Co.

Web Design and Hosting


Memorial Bricks

Memorial Bricks are one of the most viewed nd meaningful features of the Guilford County Veterans Memorial.

Guilford County Veterans Memorial Bricks

Do a Brick Search

Click here to do a Brick Search and find the memorial to your loved ones, friends and heroes of Guilford County Veterans.

Tour the Wall of Rings

Take an interactive tour of one of the most meaningful sections of the Memorial - the Wall of Rings - with photo and map panels showing the history of Guilford County Veterans in our country's 20th and 21st Century wars.

Vietnam Photo Wounded Evacuated