World War II collection on display
March 7, 2013 (PALOS PARK, Ill.) (WLS) -- An extensive collection of World War II items is on display in Palos Park, including uniforms, weapons and even documents signed by General Dwight Eisenhower.
Most items are from the private collection of Dr. Joe Matheu, who wondered why he should collect all these bits of history if he is not going to share them.
The exhibit runs through Sunday at the McCord Gallery in Palos Park.
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