The World War II Memorial, located in the heart of Wichita, Kansas, honors the 16 million who served in the armed forces of the U.S. and the more than 400,000 who died in that war. This Memorial is a monument to the spirit, sacrifice, and commitment of our veterans. At the heart of the Memorial, 1,511 bricks honor those who served.
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GREETINGS FROM THE BOARD
Welcome to our website. We sincerely appreciate your visiting us and on behalf of the Board of Directors, I would encourage you to review, share and interact with us. It is our intention that this website be a living and active tribute to those who served America, and the world, so gallantly in World War II. It is also our hope that you will be inspired to visit Veterans Memorial Park and see all of the monuments and Memorials, including the World War II Memorial that is the focus of this website.
The World War II Monument ties together the eight previously existing memorials in Veterans Memorial Park and identifies them as "World War II Row." The Memorial is intended to be a tangible tribute to loved ones, heroes and history. It will stand here forever ... to honor those who so gallantly served America ... READ MORE »