World War I Memorial – Rededication ceremonies

A rededication and a patriotic ceremony at the site of Berwyn’s World War 1 memorial took place on Nov. 6 and Nov. 10. The memorial is located at the intersection of Ogden Avenue, 34th Street and Ridgeland Avenue.

The names of the WW I veterans were read, and wreaths were placed at the monument.

Download the PDF of the article Lucile Evans and Don Pechous wrote for the Kiwanis Illinois Eastern Iowa Newsletter

Matt Schademann documented the event on November 10, 2010.

You can also read the Berwyn Life article leading up to the event.
September 29, 2010 “War memorial to make second comeback”

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