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National Mall Site Selected as Location of National Gulf War Memorial

June 27, 2018

From the Military.com website

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A federal commission on Thursday approved a site on the National Mall for the future National Desert Storm and Desert Shield War Memorial after several months of debate over whether to choose another location along the Potomac River.

The U.S. Commission on Fine Arts voted to place it on one-quarter acre at the southwest corner of 23rd Street and Constitution Avenue, a decision celebrated by supporters who advocated for a spot on the National Mall during the three-year site selection process.

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