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
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. East Family (approx. 3 miles away); Horseshoe Lake (approx. 3˝ 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); Birthplace of James A. Garfield (approx. 3.7 miles away); Warrensville West Cemetery (approx. 3.7 miles away).
Also see . . . David Mark Berger - Wikipedia. (Submitted on December 11, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 8, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 479 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 8, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.