Guide to U.S. Army Museums (Google eBook)
This Guide will lead military personnel, their families, and other students interested in the lessons of military history through the vast richness of exhibits and artifacts in the Army Museum System, both in the U.S. and abroad. Open to the public, these museums help form a bridge linking today's Army with yesterday and tomorrow for the citizen. The Army's materiel culture comprises over 600,000 artifacts valued at over $740 million. Lists over 80 museums and includes: hours of operation, address, telephone, directions, background, programs and services, museum publications, and a photo. Also includes Army Reserve museums.
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Page 82 - Negro regiments, the 9th and 10th Cavalry and the 24th and 25th Infantry.
Page 104 - British six-pounder cannon that was captured at the Battle of New Orleans in the War of 1 81 2.
Page 110 - Prisoners at Fort Douglas: War Prison Barracks Three and the Enemy Aliens, 1917-1920, Patrick Edward Connor: A Closer Look, and The United States Air Force in Utah: The Case of Wendover Field.
Page 46 - Division's participation in World War I, World War II, and the Vietnam War...
Page 56 - Division launched the first amphibious landing of the conflict, and it later became the first United Nations force to enter the North Korean capital of P'yongyang.
Page 30 - May 1 970, the twenty-fifth anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe.
Page 56 - There is a special display of a uniform that was worn by an officer in the 7th Cavalry, who was killed at the Battle of the Little Bighorn.