ABC Sarasota’s Out and About at the AFHM

The Armed Forces History Museum was recently featured on ABC Sarasota’s Out and About.  Below is a video of their broadcast.  The museum is most appreciative.  We invite you to take a few minutes to view the segment....

British Army’s Amphibious Alvis Stalwart

There is a new kid in town at the Armed Forces History Museum – a British Army Amphibious Alvis Stalwart. If you haven’t seen this incredible vehicle, stop by and check it out. Below are some interesting facts about the Alvis Stalwart. General Overview The Alvis...

May Is National Military Appreciation Month

  In 1999, the United States Congress formally designated May as National Military Appreciation Month.  By doing so, this allows the nation to formally recognize and publicly demonstrate gratitude for the sacrifices the military and their families have made in...

World War I US Army Signal Corps

Below is a brief overview of the US Army Corp from its inception in 1860 through World War I:   The US Army Signal Corps has always quickly responded to the communication need of the US military since the Civil War.  Though the Corps first became active in March...