We extend our sincerest, most heartfelt condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Robert Zigman, who died last week at 98 years old.
This month we recognize a couple whose generosity has improved the lives of thousands not only in the Milwaukee area but throughout the world. Dan and Eileen Meehan have built schools, medical clinics and other facilities in countries such as the Philippines, Mexico, Tanzania and Kenya.
Lake Bluff School’s 5th graders visited the WMC recently for a tour of the memorials, an American Legion Post 18 flag ceremony, a presentation on WMC’s Zigman War Poster collection and so much more!
The annual Veterans Day Parade in Milwaukee, always held the Saturday before Veterans Day, will begin at 11:00 a.m. on Nov. 4, 2017. Two events are also scheduled for Veterans Day on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017.
This year’s annual golf outing event was the largest yet, with 96 golfers participating. 100% of all proceeds will go to the Prisoner of War/Missing in Action (POW/MIA) Exhibit that is being developed.
Join us for Pop-up Up Happy Hour from 4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. on Oct 12, 2017 at the WMC!
Reflections upon the Milwaukee County War Memorial’s 60-year history in the community.
If you’re a federal civilian, postal or military employee, the War Memorial Center is now registered to participate in the Federal Combined Campaign for the Fall 2017 campaign.
Our event “Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the Future” has been rescheduled. We apologize for the inconvenience, and are working to establish a future date for the event.
We were so happy to see so many people visit the War Memorial Center for Doors Open Milwaukee on Sept 22-23, 2017.