• Photo of the top of the David Berger National Memorial

    David Berger

    National Memorial Ohio


The David Berger National Memorial is located on the grounds of the Mandel Jewish Community Center of Cleveland:

26001 South Woodland Road
Beachwood, OH 44122
(216) 831-0700

The David Berger Memorial is most easily accessed from I-271. Take I-271 to the Chagrin Blvd. exit. Go west on Chagrin Blvd. for 0.5 miles. Turn right (north) on Richmond Rd. Follow Richmond Road 0.6 miles to Woodland Rd. Turn right (east) on Woodland Road and travel 0.1 miles to the community center entrance.

Did You Know?

Image of US weightlifter David Berger.

Olympic athlete David Berger was a pacifist, and one of his best friends in Israel was a weightlifter of Arab descent. According to David’s father, it bothered David when he believed that his friend was left off the Israeli weightlifting team because of his race.