Memorial Day start for WWII show at Gratiot museum - WNEM TV 5

Memorial Day start for WWII show at Gratiot museum

ITHACA, Mich. (AP) - Memorial Day marks the opening of a World War II exhibition at the Gratiot County Historical Museum.

The museum is located in Ithaca in the central Lower Peninsula, about 40 miles north of Lansing. It's operated by the Gratiot County Historical & Genealogical Society.

The Morning Sun of Mount Pleasant says the exhibition will cover the Pacific and European fronts, the Army Air Corps and the home front.

Co-curator Linda Weburg says each room will represent an aspect of the war as seen by Gratiot County residents.

The exhibit will remain on display through September. During the summer, the museum will be open 1:04p.m. Wednesdays and one Saturday per month.

Online:

Gratiot County Historical & Genealogical Society: http://gchgs.org

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