Women's Memorial Contractor Selected
American Forces Press Service
WASHINGTON, Feb. 12, 1996 The Women in Military Service for America Foundation selected the Clark Construction Group, Inc., of Bethesda, Md., to build The Women's Memorial.
The $14million project will convert the Hemicycle gate at Arlington National Cemetery, Va. into a 33,000squarefoot memorial to America's servicewomen. Foundation officials said they hope to dedicate the memorial in 1997.
Designed by Weiss/Manfredi Architects of New York, the memorial will house an education center, a 196seat theater, exhibits, a computer registration area and a Hall of Honor. (AFPS)