Media Press Kit
The below documents, photographs and videos are provided to assist Media outlets in the development of their stories on the Racine Veterans Memorial Walk (RVMW) project. Additional Historical photos and video links are provided for reference to the various Wars. More specific category detail can be found under the “About the Memorial” tab drop down menu. The Project Overview details key elements of the Memorials designs and objectives. Inclusive of the RVMW program is identifying the strong Racine County local Veterans dedication to preserving the memories of our Soldiers, Sailors, Marines and Airmen through their “Living Memorial Floats”.
The RVMW project, being relaunched from the original IJMM Project in the Summer of 2021, is a multi-memorial, long term four-year fundraiser. The IJMM Project Overview video is included to provide a point of reference from the original Memorial concept of one statue to what now is a multi-unit, all Veteran Memorial Walk. For the most current status updates and project management interviews and quotes please contact.
Wire Service Press Release
RVMW Project Overview Doc
2021 RVMW Press Release
2020 IJMM Update Press Release Doc
WI State Charitable Org. Certificate
RVMW monuments will consist of large 4×8 ft. Laser etched panels of combat art pertinent to that war campaign. These will be encased in a Lannon stone base and endcaps. Final art designs are in process. More detail under the Monuments Laser etched design tab. The below group of existing Veterans monuments , if combined in design, provide an insight to our designs. The RVMW will be the first laser etched Veterans monument in the country to utilize combat art as opposed to photographic collages.
Some Monument Artwork examples. All art designs are “work-in-progress:” for final application to all the various war campaigns monuments. Any use of artwork clips in the media must provide the Artists name credit in print or video usage. Artist bios and links are provided under the Artist Bio tab.
Laser Imaging on Black Granite Process
Experience the advanced, unique, quality production process used for our laser etched panels.
Imagine that with the Combat Art the RVMW has been approved to use!