Project Story: WW1 Commemoratives

More than four million American families sent their sons and daughters to serve in uniform during the Great War (World War One) In addition to the hundreds of memorials around the US and the world, there will finally be one in Washington DC.

The National WW1 Memorial at Pershing Park is currently under construction and is a project C. Forbes is supporting through a strategic partnership in the design and delivery of key commemorative products whose proceeds go toward building this important memorial.

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As C. Forbes celebrates our 20th year in business, this video is part of a series featuring highlights from various projects spanning recent years. Commemorative products like pins, challenge coins, and medallions play such a tangible role in the act of recognition and remembering. We’re honored to play a small part in these stories.

All photos from are Wikipedia and are public domain.