Milwaukee’s Doughboys Were Proud of their WWI Flag Pole

Milw WWI flag Base

I gave a student group the topic to track down how World War I is remembered in Milwaukee and to my enjoyment he opened my eyes to this fascinating flag pole on Milwaukee’s lake front. Click here for the student group’s Soundcloud audio project. On June 14, 1979, the remaining World War I veterans in Milwaukee gathered to rededicate a …

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