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1st Division Museum renovation revealed

September 1, 2017 — WHEATON, Ill. — The staff at the 1st Division Museum at Cantigny, just outside Chicago in Wheaton, Illinois, have long made it their mission to preserve, interpret and present to the public the history of the “Big Red One,” the U.S. Army’s first division. Now, following a multimillion-dollar renovation, which saw museum doors close for 10 months, MORE
Maj. Gen. Joseph Martin, third from right, 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley commanding general, and Command Sgt. Maj. Joseph Cornelison, second from left, 1st Inf. Div. senior noncommissioned officer, join Paul Herbert, third from left, executive director of the First Division Museum at Cantigny, and other leaders from the organization as they cut the ribbon on the newly renovated and expanded museum Aug. 26 in Wheaton, Illinois.