The stories of twenty WW II recipients of the Congressional Medal of Honor will be told accompanied with original photographs. The Medal of Honor recipients wrote to Shirland School Superintendent Dr. John David Ulferts during the 1990s. Their stories are included in John's book, Always Remember - WW II Through Veterans' Eyes.
The Command Post Restaurant and Camp Grant Museum is an original building from Camp Grant and houses the only museum dedicated to this important WW I and II training camp.
Directions: Camp Grant Museum and Command Post Restaurant - 1004 Samuelson Rd., Rockford, IL 61109 -
From U.S. 20 Bypass, south on IL 251 to Samuelson Rd. Turn west on Samuelson to end. Corner of Samuelson Rd. and 6th St. at the Chicago/Rockford International Airport.