Restoring Military Vehicles – Willys Jeep

Restoring any vehicle takes patience and skill, but restoring a military vehicle – such as the Willys Jeep shown below - often presents challenges to even the most avid restoration enthusiast. Ask the Armed Forces History Museum’s Doug Yerby. Doug has been with the...

iGive Shopping Benefits the AFHM

Your on-line shopping can also benefit the Armed Forces Military Museum (dba:  Armed Forces History Museum) when you use iGive.  iGive is a “Sharing = Giving” on-line program that permits shoppers to choose an organization – such as the AFHM - to receive a portion of...

Support the POW/MIA Flag As Forever Stamp

The Armed Forces History Museum would like to ask you to please support House Bill H.B. 2794, which would make the POW/MIA Flag a forever stamp.   Because the POW/MIA flag was presented on a US Postal Stamp back in 1995, the US Postmaster declined the flag for a...

Fleet Admiral Ernest J. King, USN

Born on November 23, 1878, Fleet Admiral Ernest J. King’s service career began at the US Naval Academy.  He is considered by some to be one of the top US Navy Admirals of WWII.  While in his senior year, King achieved the rank of Midshipman Lieutenant which at that...