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The Five Sullivan Brothers

World War II Series

2019-04-14 14:00:00 2019-04-14 15:00:00 America/Chicago The Five Sullivan Brothers Learn the legacy of the five Sullivan brothers, from their childhood in Waterloo, Iowa, to early WWII Pacific War naval history, to the brothers' tragic deaths. Downers Grove Public Library

Sunday, April 14
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-04-14 14:00:00 2019-04-14 15:00:00 America/Chicago The Five Sullivan Brothers Learn the legacy of the five Sullivan brothers, from their childhood in Waterloo, Iowa, to early WWII Pacific War naval history, to the brothers' tragic deaths. Downers Grove Public Library

Downers Grove Public Library

Meeting Room Both (Max Capacity 100)

Learn the legacy of the five Sullivan brothers, from their childhood in Waterloo, Iowa, to early WWII Pacific War naval history, to the brothers' tragic deaths.

Hal Burke, President of Victor & Valor Memories, LLC, presents on the five Sullivan brothers, their depression era childhood in Waterloo, Iowa, through early World War II naval history, and the brothers' deaths, along with 687 of their shipmates, when their ship was sunk on November 13, 1942. The Sullivan Brothers were the inspiration behind the film "Saving Private Ryan".

Contact the Ask Us Desk at askus@dglibrary.org or call (630) 960-1200 with questions.

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