Thursday, November 29, 2018

CHRISTMAS AT THE FRONT: MILITARY MUSEUM RECALLS WARTIME HOLIDAY CELEBRATIONS

CHRISTMAS AT THE FRONT: MILITARY MUSEUM RECALLS WARTIME HOLIDAY CELEBRATIONS, Metamora Herald
A. C. Michael, The Illustrated London News, January 9, 1915


SPRINGFIELD, IL (11/27/2018) (readMedia)-- Military Museum Living Historians tell how Soldiers celebrated Christmas during 4 conflicts: Revolutionary War, Civil War, World War I and World War II. Hear holiday carols by local school choirs. Cookies and hot beverages available afternoon and evening.

WHO:

Illinois State Military Museum

Illinois National Guard and Militia Historical Society

Local school choirs

WHAT:

 Military Museum Living Historians tell how Soldiers celebrated Christmas during 4 conflicts: Revolutionary War, Civil War, World War I and World War II. Hear holiday carols by local school choirs. Cookies and hot beverages available afternoon and evening.

WHEN: Saturday, December 08, 2018 at 04:00PM Central Time (US & Canada)

WHERE: Illinois State Military Museum
1301 N. MacArthur Blvd
Springfield, Illinois 62704

NOTES:

 • The Museum will be accepting donations of new, unwrapped toys for Toys for Tots.

Admission and parking are free.

For additional information, contact the museum at (217) 761-3910 or [email protected] or visit http://www.il.ngb.army.mil/museum/.

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