The names of each Marine, Navy, and Army service member who served and died in Beirut from 1982-1984 will be honored at this tower. It will also include recognition of those countries and soldiers who died. On each level there will be a ring around the 241 rods with the names of those who died on October 23rd, 1983. The names of others will be listed on special plaques or within the timeline of the tower. 

Make a Donation to the Tower

Donation Form

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Donations for the tower are managed by the William R Gaines Jr Veterans Memorial Fund which is registered as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Contributions to the William R Gaines Jr Veteran Memorial Fund are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. The William R Gaines Jr Veteran Memorial Fund tax identification number is 81-5393249.

100% of all funds donated from this site will go directly to support the Beirut Peacekeepers Memorial Tower. Naming opportunities and special acknowledgments are available upon request.

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Tower Cost Estimate

 Category  Est. Cost
General Requirements
 $ 255,000
Concrete  $ 467,825
Metal Work  $ 818,918
General Works/Exterior
 $ 249,639
Elevator  $ 166,000
Mechanicals
 $ 166,200
Physical Site Work
 $ 466,296
Landscaping/Irrigation
 $ 119,409
Contingencies/Fees
 $ 290,713
Total   $3,000,000

Construction Goal

Fundraising for Beirut Peacekeepers Memorial Tower