Illinois State Museum unveils WWI exhibit
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WICS) —
The Illinois State Museum unveiled their new World War I exhibit.
The exhibit commemorates the 33rd Infantry Division's' involvement in the war and individual acts of bravery on the battlefield.
The 33rd Infantry Division suffered nearly 1,000 deaths and over 5,500 deaths.
The Division is credited with nine medals of honor, one of which is displayed at the museum.