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Date with History: The Battle of Cantigny
Visitors Center, 7:30 pm


Author Matthew Davenport will discuss “First Over There,” his new book about the Battle of Cantigny. It was America’s first modern military battle and its first victory during World War I. Cantigny Park, in fact, is named after the small village in France where the battle took place in 1918. Copies of “First Over There” will be available for purchase and signing. Program and parking free. For more information, visit or call 630-260-8187.

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