Milwaukee County War Memorial


LZ Event Float Rocks Memorial Day Parade

PHOTO GALLERY: We had a great time putting it together a float to promote the LZ War Memorial Center Musical Tribute to Vietnam Veterans, which will take place on August 4, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Get Ready for Summer at WMC!

With Memorial Day, the unofficial start of summer in our rear view mirror we can lay out the plans for the events we have scheduled in the next few months.

Thank You to The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation!

We’re so humbled by the Bradley Foundation’s mention of the War Memorial Center in the Memorial Day edition of the organization’s newsletter, From Ideas to Impact.

Memorial Day Parade Takes Center Stage May 30th

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!

Remember Their Sacrifices with a Gift to WMC

There are 3,481 names are listed on the Honor Roll at the War Memorial Center – names of Milwaukee County men and women killed in action while fighting to protect America’s freedom. Every one of these names has a story:  Edward, killed in action in WWII; Dominic, Army private killed in Korea; Terri, Marine sergeant […]

Memorial Day

To military veterans of the United States there may be no date on our calendar that means more to us than Memorial Day. While Veterans Day honors all who served, Memorial Day is set aside for a special group of veterans – those who paid the ultimate price of our freedom.

Donor Spotlight: Joe Campbell

Joe Campbell’s support of the War Memorial Center is long standing and goes far beyond financial support. He currently serves on the honorary planning committee for our upcoming event LZ War Memorial Center: Musical Tribute to Vietnam Veterans.

Make Your Gift to the WMC’s Year-end Campaign!

You can help the War Memorial Center remain Milwaukee’s Cultural Center of Patriotism by making a tax deductible donation during our annual appeal.

2015 Veterans Day Ceremony at WMC

The War Memorial Center would like to thanks to FOX6 NOW for live streaming the 2015 Veteran’s Day Ceremony at the War Memorial Center, and for offering the following archived coverage and speeches for our audience.

Veterans Story Project — LIVE!

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.

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