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Interactive History

Honoring Veterans Service Throughout History

Military Color Guard with service members from each branch holding their branches flag.

Throughout history, the United States of America has sought to care for its Soldiers in gratitude for their service. These honors include memorials, remembrances, and celebrations alongside tangible benefits that improve the well being of both the Veterans and the nation they served. This presentation highlights the recognition bestowed upon Veterans returning from conflicts and the measures undertaken by the United States to encourage future participation in the Armed Forces.

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Making the Museum


As the Army’s front door, the Museum is an enduring effort to tell the Army’s story and honor the accomplishments, sacrifices and commitment of American Soldiers. The Museum is the first comprehensive and truly national museum to capture, display and interpret more than 246 years of Army history.

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