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1 year 9 months ago - 1 year 9 months ago #16 by austin
The U.S. World War I Centennial Commission has scheduled a press event to formally announce the selected design concept for the national World War I Memorial design competition.
Which you can read about here .

The Memorial is a national-level one, a la the Vietnam Wall, Korean War or WWII Memorials, and it will go up adjacent to the National Mall.

This will be the largest civic tribute to our veterans in a decade.

4.7 million Americans served in World War I, 116,516 were lost.

The five finalist design concepts can be viewed at www.ww1cc.org/selection

What do you think of the new monument's implementation and design? Which design do you want to see built?

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