• Photo of the top of the David Berger National Memorial

    David Berger

    National Memorial Ohio

History & Culture

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Image of US weightlifter David Berger.

The David Berger Memorial's broken Olympic rings signify the disruption of the Munich games. Its eleven segments represent each athlete killed in the massacre. The ring are angled in a wave to emphasize, according to David’s father, that hope for progress should survive tragedy.