David Berger Memorial
The monument, commissioned by the friends of David Berger, is the work of David E. Davis. Designated as a Landmark by the city of Cleveland Heights, October 28, 1979.
On March 5, 1980, by Public Law 96-199, the Congress of the United States recognized the significance of this memorial in preserving the memory of the eleven Israeli athletes who were assassinated at the Olympic Games in Munich, Germany in 1972 by authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to designate it as the David Berger National Memorial.
Location. 41° 28.506′ N, 81° 29.634′ W. Marker is in Beachwood, Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Marker is on South Woodland Road
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. East Family (approx. 3 miles away); Horseshoe Lake (approx. 3.5 miles away); Jacob Russell (approx. 3.7 miles away); This Tablet Marks the Final Resting Place of the Shakers of the North Union Society (approx. 3.7 miles away); Site of Center Family (approx. 3.7 miles away); Shaker Gate Posts (approx. 3.7 miles away); Warrensville West Cemetery (approx. 3.7 miles away); Van Sweringen Demonstration House (approx. 4.4 miles away).
Also see . . . David Mark Berger - Wikipedia.
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