Memorial in Winston-Salem lists North Carolina service members who died in Vietnam War

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - People young and old spent part of their Memorial Day remembering those who gave their lives to protect our freedom. But, some visited the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds to look at 1,600 names, those of North Carolinians who died in the Vietnam War.

“To acknowledge, honor and remember,” said Burgess Bailey, an organizer of Uncle Sam’s Memorial Tribute Wall.

Alongside the wall are others, with about 2,200 pictures. Some of them are those of the service members listed...

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