Honorees of the
Lenoir County Vietnam


The latest addition connects the Walk and the
Chamber of Commerce's Centennial Park
November 11, 2012

Major David Cook, United States Army,  and mother,
Bonnie Mc Lawhorn ride during a Salute Bike Ride

Lenoir County World War One and World War Two Memorial is located at the Lenoir County Courthouse at the corner of King and Queen Streets in Kinston, North Carolina

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Salute! A Tribute to America's Veterans

Because they serve,
we are free.

By purchasing a brick, or by supporting the Walk of Honor in other ways, you not only help create a lasting memorial for veterans and emergency service personnel, you also create an opportunity for awareness of the sacrifices made by those who have selflessly served our great country. Brick orders are place twice each year on Memorial Day and Veteran's Day

Kinston and Lenoir County has a  Proud     Heritage

Kinston and Lenoir County, North Carolina has played a significant role in over two hundred and fifty years of American military history.

During the Revolutionary War and the Civil War, major battles that shaped the history of our nation occurred in and around Kinston.

During World Wars I and II, tens of thousands of soldiers from military bases throughout Eastern North Carolina chose the friendly town of Kinston to visit for rest and recreation before being deployed overseas.

 The Korean War brought hundreds of Air Force Cadets to Kinston. Over several months, they learned to fly at nearby Stallings Air Force Base. This property today is known as North Carolina's Global Transpark.

All funds received from brick sales will be used only for operation, maintenance and development of the Walk of Honor.

Herman H. Mc Lawhorn, Curator

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Shown above is a composite picture showing
how the monument will look after relocation.

To help make this move possible, please read
notice at the left of picture.

A veteran remembers a comrade
at the Vietnam Memorial

 911 Emergency Services Memorial. Designed and constructed by Juan Eric Cantu

The Vietnam and 911 Memorials are located
 in Pearson Park at the corner of
Mitchell and Gordon Streets

Members of Salute! A Tribute to America's Veterans during La Grange's Martin Luther Day Parade

The Lenoir County Korean and Vietnam Wars Memorial is located at The CSS Neuse Historic Site and Richard Caswell Memorial Park on Vernon Avenue (Hwy Business US 70 West)

 The Walk of Honor has been given permission to move the above Memorial to the Walk of Honor. Observe the composite picture at the left. This how it will look on Walk of Honor.

You can help fund this move by the purchase of brick to honor someone  or yourself for your military service. We also accept donations. Contact Herman Mc Lawhorn.


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