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The Unknowns: The Untold Story of America’s Unknown Soldier & WWI’s Most Decorated Heroes Who Brought Him Home

June 8, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

National Archives

The Unknowns: The Untold Story of America’s Unknown Soldier & WWI’s Most Decorated Heroes Who Brought Him Home

William G. McGowan Theater
Washington, DC

Friday, June 8, 2018 – 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Reserve a Seat
YouTubeThe Tomb of the Unknown Soldier is sacred ground at Arlington National Cemetery. In The Unknowns, celebrated military historian Patrick O’Donnell illuminates the saga behind the creation of the Tomb, the selection of the body to represent the thousands of unidentified American soldiers lost in World  War I,  and the moving ceremony during which the Tomb was consecrated.  A book signing follows the program.

All events listed in the calendar are free unless noted.

Venue

National Archives Building
700 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20408-0001 United States
Website:
https://www.archives.gov/

Organizer

National Archives
Website:
https://www.archives.gov/