WWI Centennial Commemoration - Humboldt Park
Organizer:Humboldt Park Friends
Date:November 09th - 11th
Time:9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location:Humboldt Park, 3000 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53207
Humboldt Park Friends is bringing attention to the WWI memorial in Milwaukee's Humboldt Park as a place for military, veterans, and civilians to commemorate those who lost their lives in the Great War. On Nov. 9, schoolchildren place red poppies on the grounds near the memorial, with brief speeches given. Nov. 11, local veterans and active-duty military present the color guard and gun salute. Memorabilia is on view in the pavilion.