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P.L. 112-272, The Frank Buckles World War I Memorial Act (1 comment ↓ | 8 wiki edits: view article ↓)

  • This item is from the 112th Congress (2011-2012) and is no longer current. Comments, voting, and wiki editing have been disabled, and the cost/savings estimate has been frozen.
  • This bill, or a similar bill, was reintroduced in the current Congress as H.R. 222, The Frank Buckles World War I Memorial Act.

H.R. 6364 would establish a commission to ensure a suitable observance of the centennial of World War I, to designate memorials to the service of members of the United States Armed Forces in World War I, including a National World War I Memorial on the National Mall in the District of Columbia.

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Sergeant Tuttle

December 17, 2012, 10:35am (report abuse)

To visit the World War One Memorial is to witness true decay.

Mr. Buckles was the last Dough Boy

to march on to eternity. As a patient at Walter Reed for some

loser war, I visited the badly

neglected WW I dome. I was shocked

by its condition. America has no

appreciation for its heroes from The Great War. That no federal funds would be spent on this adventure confirms yet further obscurity for The War To End All Wars.

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