The following Burke County Veterans Associations have formed a committee who’s mission is to obtain the names of Burke County Veterans Killed In Action from World War I to present day and to erect a memorial in their honor which is to be located on the grounds of the old court house in downtown Morganton.
American Legion Post 21
Disabled American Veterans Chapter 43
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5362
Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1116
We are asking all residents of Burke County to please donate to this important cause and to provide any information of a family member who was KILLED IN ACTIONfrom WW I to present day