Illinois State Military Museum hosts The Battle of Chipilly Ridge

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND) - History fans came together today in Springfield to learn about and honor the people who fought in The Battle of Chiplly Ridge.

Historians displayed uniforms and equipment from World War One. The Battle of Chipilly Ridge is regarding as the battle that ended the first World War. This year marks 100 years since the Great War ended. 

The Illinois State Military Museum is located at  1301 North MacArthur Blvd., Springfield, IL.

Hours are 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm Tuesday through Saturday.

For future events you can find information on the Illinois State Military Museum website

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