Heard on the Hill

Army veteran Andrew Forte watches on a monitor the nearby ceremony in Pershing Park on Friday to open the National World War I Memorial. Frank Buckles, the last American WWI veteran to die, appears on the monitor.  (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

More than a century later, WWI gets its memorial in Washington

No pomp spared at unveiling of monument to long-forgotten war

Posted April 16, 2021 at 2:00pm