• Photo of the top of the David Berger National Memorial

    David Berger

    National Memorial Ohio

Frequently Asked Questions

When was David Berger National Memorial authorized as a unit of the National Park Service?

On March 5, 1980, Congress authorized the addition of David Berger National Memorial to the National Park Service.

Did You Know?

Image of US weightlifter David Berger.

David Berger, a top notch student and trained lawyer, had little hope of making the U.S. Olympic weightlifting team. He moved to Israel to fulfill his Olympic dream.