The Board of Directors of Liberty Veterans Memorial and Gardens will host a Dedication Ceremony this Memorial Day. The Ceremony will begin with a Veterans March from Liberty Fire Dept. to the Memorial. All Service Veterans are welcome to join the March (Uniform optional) Following the March Pleasant Garden Baptist Church Honor Guard will Post the Colors followed by singing of the National Anthem. Randolph County Honor Guard will provide a 21 gun salute. The Ceremony will include guest speakers and the unveiling of 5 Granite Columns with the engraved names of registered service Veterans. The Ceremony will also include the raising of eleven different flags and reading of an inscription engraved in granite markers at the base of each flag. Veterans March will start promptly at 10:30 AM. Bring your lawn chair. This is an Open Invitation to all. Invite family, friends, & neighbors! No tickets necessary.
Our mission is to establish a memorial honoring all veterans and to pay tribute to the families whose loved ones gave the ultimate sacrifice. Their devotion and dedication in protecting and defending the freedom of the United States of America will never be forgotten.
Please download these forms to register a Veteran for the memorial.
Payment can be submitted online or you can mail a check to us along with your registration forms.
Please mail to: LVMG, PO Box 928, Liberty, NC 27298
Liberty Veterans Memorial and Gardens, Inc, “hereafter referred to as LVMG”. LVMG was chartered in February 2012 as a non-profit 501 (c) (3) Public Charity. LVMG was created for the sole purpose of building a Veterans Memorial in the Town of Liberty. LVMG have no borders meaning any Veteran’s name is welcome on either side of 5 vertical granite columns standing 8’ in height. LVMG has a board of directors with monthly meetings, Bylaws, and a conflict of interest policy in place. All board members are volunteers with no paid salaries. Since 2012 we have held numerous fundraisers each year including 5K color runs, motorcycle rides, steak suppers, raffles, and auctions. We have received contributions ranging from $1 to $25,000 from sponsors and individuals. Rick Gunn, Senator of Alamance and Randolph County, was instrumental in getting us a grant for $25,000 from the State of North Carolina, Pat McCrory administration. We have eleven flag poles representing each branch of service; ARMY, NAVY, MARINES, AIR FORCE, COAST GUARD, POW/MIA, KIA/WIA, US Flag, NC Flag, ARMY AIR CORPS and BETSY ROSS flag. Each flag will be sponsored by a business or individual ranging from $2,700 to $4,400. With a construction budget of $200,000 we have raised roughly $150,000 and are presently under construction. The Dedication is set for May 28, 2018.
336-339-2404 - cell
336-622-3850 - office
443 W. Swannanoa Ave., Liberty, North Carolina 27298
Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed