On October 20th, a touching ceremony was held at the Southeast Wisconsin Vietnam Veterans Memorial in honor of the 25th anniversary of its dedication.
The memorial will be dedicated on Saturday, Nov. 5th, immediately following the 2016 Veterans Day Parade.
Join us at the War Memorial Center on Oct. 19, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. for a free screening of Mettle & Honor: The Greatest Generation.
It was a somber day of remembrance on Sunday, September 11 at the War Memorial for the annual Milwaukee County Remembers 9/11.
Commemorative challenge coins and dog tags from the LZ War Memorial Center event are still available for purchase.
The WMC took on a whole new look the evening of August 4 as Fitch Plaza transformed into an Army base camp from the Vietnam era for LZ War Memorial Center: A Musical Tribute to Vietnam Veterans.
The War Memorial Center is thrilled to be part of the 6th Annual Doors Open Milwaukee, which will take place on Saturday, Sept. 17th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 18th, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Milwaukee’s 151st annual Memorial Day Parade will take place on Monday, May 30, 2016 at 2:00 p.m., starting at 4th and Wisconsin and proceeding to War Memorial Center. Spectators will experience color guards, marching units, bands, military vehicles, motorcycles and more!
Please join us for our first Veterans Story Project Live event on Thursday October 1, 2015 to hear the story of WWII Veteran Eugene Schulz, author of The Ghost in General Patton’s Third Army, who was an eyewitness to the first concentration camp discovered and liberated by the Allied forces.
The War Memorial Center was thrilled to participate in the 5th Annual Doors Open Milwaukee on Saturday, Sept 19 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 20 from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.