A lot of military memorials honor service abroad. But one being planned in Illinois will recognize those whose battle continued when they came home.
There has been a dramatic rise in suicides among those who have served, mostly linked to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. A planned memorial in the state would call attention to that problem many don't want to talk about.
The Forgotten Warrior Memorial could be built next year in Will County if enough money is raised. Michael Tellerino is behind the effort.