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Greensboro in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

William McBryar

1861-1941

 
 
William McBryar Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 10, 2010
1. William McBryar Marker
Inscription. Buffalo Soldier & officer. In 1890 awarded Medal of Honor. His long career exemplified struggles of black soldiers of the era. House stood here.
 
Erected 2006 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number J-108.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Buffalo Soldiers, and the Medal of Honor Recipients marker series.
 
Location. 36° 4.303′ N, 79° 46.753′ W. Marker is in Greensboro, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker is on East Market Street (Alternate U.S. 29) 0.1 miles west of North/South Dudley Street, in the median. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Greensboro NC 27401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bennett College (within shouting distance of this marker); N.C. A. & T. University (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dr. Ronald E. McNair (approx. 0.2 miles away); Piedmont Railroad (approx. half a mile away); Christian Isley House (approx. half a mile away); Edward R. Murrow (approx. half a mile away); Immanuel College (approx. half a mile away); Francis McNairy House (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Greensboro.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
Wide view of the William McBryar Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 10, 2010
2. Wide view of the William McBryar Marker
To better understand the relationship, study each marker shown.
 
Also see . . .
1. Biography of Sergeant McBryar. (Submitted on May 23, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. Google Books: Black valor: buffalo soldiers and the Medal of Honor, 1870-1898 By Frank N. Schubert. (Submitted on May 23, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
 
Categories. African AmericansMilitary
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 615 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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