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May 17, 2022

NVMM Reads: “Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging”

May 12, 2022

NVMM Reads: “Don’t Forget, God Bless Our Troops”

May 10, 2022

Transition Talks: Chris and Angie Baker

May 9, 2022

“Go For Broke:” Stories from the 442nd Regimental Combat Team

May 4, 2022

AAPI Servicewomen: Fighting to be Recognized

May 2, 2022

Staff Spotlight: Justin Locke, Business Development Manager

May 1, 2022

This Month in History (May 1-30)

April 20, 2022

Inspiring Stories of Service: Dead Reckoning Collective

April 18, 2022

Volunteer Spotlight: Kathy S.

April 14, 2022

NVMM Reads: “The Knock at the Door”

April 13, 2022

Staff Spotlight: Brianna Jones, Guest Experience Associate

April 12, 2022

Paying Tribute to the Resilience of our Military Children

April 11, 2022

Bonds of Service: Father and Son Medal of Honor Recipients

April 6, 2022

NVMM Reads: “My Family: My Military Mom”

April 1, 2022

This Month in History (April 2-26)

March 24, 2022

Inspiring Story of Service: The Litten Brothers’ 137 Years of Service

March 24, 2022

Commanding the Skies: Inspiring Women of Aviation

March 18, 2022

Blazing a Trail: Servicewomen Firsts

March 17, 2022

NVMM Reads: “Fly Girls: How Five Daring Women Defied All Odds and Made Aviation History”

March 10, 2022

Pioneering Women: Lieutenant Colonel Charity Adams Earley, U.S. Army

March 10, 2022

NVMM Reads: “The Eternal Soldier: The True Story of How a Dog Became a Civil War Hero”

March 8, 2022

Women of the Veterans Portrait Project

March 1, 2022

This Month in History (March 1-29)

March 1, 2022

Staff Spotlight: Theresa Sanderell, Guest Experience Supervisor

February 25, 2022

NVMM Reads: “Keep Your Airspeed Up: The Story of a Tuskegee Airman”

February 14, 2022

Inspiring Story of Service: Serbennia Davis

February 11, 2022

The Role of African Americans in World War I

February 10, 2022

NVMM Reads: “Battlegrounds: The Fight to Defend the Free World”

February 9, 2022

African American Heroism in World War II

February 8, 2022

The Red Tails: African American Pioneers

February 7, 2022

Staff Spotlight: Danny Breilh, U.S. Marine Corps Veteran

February 4, 2022

Celebrating Black History with the Veterans Portrait Project

February 3, 2022

NVMM Reads: “Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History”

February 1, 2022

This Month in History (February 1-28)

January 27, 2022

Memory, Dignity, Justice: International Holocaust Remembrance Day

January 19, 2022

Popcorn throughout the World Wars

January 12, 2022

Inspiring Story of Service: U.S. Army Veteran Brandon Tucker

January 11, 2022

NVMM Reads: “Make Your Bed with Skipper the Seal”

January 7, 2022

This Month in History (January 8-28)

January 6, 2022

NVMM Reads: “The Correspondents”

January 5, 2022

Staff Spotlight: Marketing and Communications Coordinator Jynx Gresser

December 31, 2021

Inspiring Story of Service: Joel Carpenter

December 21, 2021

Why Do We Display Boots Under the Christmas Tree?

December 21, 2021

What was the World War I Christmas Truce?

December 13, 2021

NVMM Reads: “What Do You Do With An Idea?”

December 10, 2021

NVMM Reads: “Silent Night: The Remarkable Christmas Truce of 1914”

December 9, 2021

Staff Spotlight: Grants Manager Kellyn Burkitt

December 3, 2021

International Volunteer Day

December 1, 2021

This Month in History (December 1-24)

November 24, 2021

NVMM Reads: “I Am Courage: A Book of Resilience”

November 22, 2021

Veteran Spotlight: U.S. Army Veteran Jeremiah Wilbur

November 16, 2021

Inspiring Story of Service: General Colin L. Powell, U.S. Army (Retired)

November 12, 2021

Staff Spotlight: Events and Sales Manager Darci Edwards

November 9, 2021

Native American Servicewomen: Yesterday and Today

November 9, 2021

This Month in History (November 3-27)

November 9, 2021

Coast Guard Veteran Member Spotlight: Martha Cook

November 8, 2021

NVMM Reads: “Shadows in the Jungle: The Alamo Scouts Behind Japanese Lines in World War II”

November 5, 2021

General Colin L. Powell: A Legacy of Caring Service

November 4, 2021

The Role of Candy in the Military

November 3, 2021

Celebrating Native American Heritage Month

November 1, 2021

Marine Corps Veteran Member Spotlight: William Daugherty

October 29, 2021

Celebrating Cats in the Military

October 26, 2021

Air Force Veteran Member Spotlight: Ben Dawson

October 26, 2021

Inspiring Story of Service: U.S. Army Veteran JC Glick

October 25, 2021

This Week in History (October 25-31)

October 21, 2021

Veteran Spotlight: U.S. Army Veteran Jessica Harris

October 19, 2021

Navy Veteran Member Spotlight: Margaret (Peg) Albert

October 18, 2021

This Week in History (October 18-24)

October 13, 2021

Behind the Scenes: Fossils at the Museum

October 12, 2021

Staff Spotlight: Group Sales Coordinator Connor Behm

October 11, 2021

Army Veteran Member Spotlight: Sergeant Henry Guzman

October 11, 2021

This Week in History (October 11-17)

October 6, 2021

NVMM Reads: “The Outpost” by Jake Tapper

October 4, 2021

This Week in History (October 4-10)

September 28, 2021

This Week in History (September 27-30)

September 21, 2021

This Week in History (September 20-26)

September 20, 2021

NVMM Reads: “30,000 Stitches”

September 17, 2021

Veteran Spotlight: Román Baca and Exit12 Dance Company

September 15, 2021

Inspiring Story of Service: Jon Jackson

September 14, 2021

This Week in History (September 13-19)

September 13, 2021

Staff Spotlight: Marketing Manager Jennifer Nodjak

September 10, 2021

NVMM Reads: “This Very Tree: A Story of 9/11, Resilience, and Regrowth”

September 8, 2021

NVMM Reads: “Saved by the Boats”

September 7, 2021

This Week in History (September 6-12)

September 1, 2021

NVMM Reads: “Fireboat”

August 30, 2021

This Week in History (September 1-5)

August 27, 2021

Cheering on Veterans competing in the 2020 Paralympic Games!

August 24, 2021

This Week in History (August 21-29)

August 23, 2021

NVMM Reads: “Goodnight Captain Mama: Buenos Noches Capitán Mamá”

August 17, 2021

NVMM Reads: “Alone at Dawn”

August 17, 2021

This Week in History (August 15-21)

August 16, 2021

Inspiring Story of Service: U.S. Marine Corps Veteran Jason Dominguez

August 10, 2021

The 1919 Inter-Allied Games

August 9, 2021

August Staff Spotlight

August 9, 2021

This Week in History (August 8-14)

August 5, 2021

Celebrating our servicemen and women in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

August 2, 2021

This Week in History (August 1-7)

July 26, 2021

This Week in History (July 26-31)

July 23, 2021

Hiring Veterans: Why It’s Important

July 22, 2021

Congratulations Lt. General Michael Ferriter!

The Storming of Ft. Wagner

July 18, 2021

Who was the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Regiment?

July 8, 2021

NVMM Reads: “A Farewell to Arms”

June 25, 2021

PTSD Awareness: Rusty’s Story

June 25, 2021

Veteran Spotlight: Matt Pech, U.S. Army Veteran

June 18, 2021

PTSD Awareness: Ken’s Story

June 16, 2021

NVMM Reads: “Arsenal of Hope: Tactics for Taking on PTSD, Together”

June 11, 2021

PTSD Awareness: Danielle’s Story

June 9, 2021

PTSD Awareness Month | What We’re Reading

June 3, 2021

Inspiring Story of Service | PTSD Awareness Month – Josh Sandor

May 12, 2021

Inspiring Story of Service: Honoring Captain John Hallett

May 9, 2021

Women Who Inspire: Military Mom’s Spotlight

May 6, 2021

National Nurses Week

April 25, 2021

Origins of the Spanish-American War

April 16, 2021

Korean War: Battle of Pork Chop Hill (Hill 255)

April 12, 2021

Truman-MacArthur Controversy

Military members

April 12, 2021

Month of the Military Child: Larry Speer

April 6, 2021

The U.S. Enters The Great War

March 30, 2021

Women Who Inspire: Maria Kelly, NVMM Volunteer, US. Army and Ohio Army National Guard Veteran

March 28, 2021

Women in Vietnam: The Story of Lynda Van Devanter

March 28, 2021

NVMM Reads: “Maya Lin: Artist-Architect of Light and Lines”

March 26, 2021

Veteran Artist Spotlight: Meet Kristin Cronic

March 20, 2021

NVMM Reads: “A Higher Standard: Leadership Strategies from America’s First Female Four-Star General”

March 19, 2021

Women Who Inspire: Kim Minor, Air Force Veteran, NVMM Volunteer

March 18, 2021

NVMM Reads: “They Fought For Each Other: The Triumph and Tragedy of the Hardest Hit Unit in Iraq”

March 16, 2021

Veterans Portrait Project: Marilyn Cogswell

March 14, 2021

World War II Pioneer: Lieutenant Colonel Harriet West Waddy, U.S. Army

March 12, 2021

Women Who Inspire: Terri Swank, Ohio National Guard Veteran, NVMM Volunteer

March 9, 2021

World War II Pioneer: Dorothy Baroch

March 5, 2021

Inspiring Sisters in Service Part 2: Rachel Neasham, U.S. Army

March 5, 2021

Inspiring Sisters in Service Part 1: Brianna Neasham, U.S. Coast Guard

March 2, 2021

Celebrating Women’s History Month

March 1, 2021

NVMM Reads: “The Hello Girls: America’s First Women Soldiers”

February 22, 2021

Saluting General Lloyd Austin III, U.S. Army (Retired)

February 18, 2021

The Tuskegee Airmen at Selfridge Field, Michigan | Images by Gordon Parks

February 17, 2021

Battle of Monte Cassino

February 15, 2021

World War I Medal of Honor Recipient: Corporal Freddie Stowers

February 12, 2021

Operation Homecoming: Colonel Tom Moe’s Story

February 8, 2021

Siah Hulett Carter: USS Monitor Sailor

February 3, 2021

Serving Others is a Way of Life

February 1, 2021

Honoring Black History Month

January 30, 2021

USS Monitor: The First Union Ironclad

January 26, 2021

Reflection on the Battle of the Bulge: 76 Years Later

January 19, 2021

Doing What’s Right

December 26, 2020

Battle of Trenton

December 23, 2020

Home for the Holidays: Create an Ornament

December 19, 2020

Wreaths Across America

December 16, 2020

Battle of the Bulge: The Greatest American Battle of the War

December 14, 2020

Battle of Fredericksburg

December 7, 2020

Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

December 5, 2020

Whole Health And Arts COVID Resources

December 4, 2020

Home for the Holidays: Wartime Recipes

December 3, 2020

Home for the Holidays

December 3, 2020

Inspiring Story of Service: Montel Williams

October 6, 2020

The Strength of the Pack

October 5, 2020

What does the NVMM mean to you?

September 3, 2020

No Victim of Circumstances: PTSD Awareness with Joseph Whitaker

September 2, 2020

75th Anniversary of V-J Day

August 26, 2020

Women’s Equality Day

August 13, 2020

National Navajo Code Talkers Day

August 6, 2020

Remembering the Battle of Guadalcanal

August 5, 2020

Inspiring Story of Service: Pam Melroy -Reaching for the Stars

July 24, 2020

Make Hiring a Veteran a Priority

July 21, 2020

Buffalo Soldiers Day: July 28

July 16, 2020

Son’s Service Inspires Volunteer

June 10, 2020

Happy 245th Birthday to the U.S. Army

May 26, 2020

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

May 21, 2020

Lessons from Our Greatest Generation

May 20, 2020

A Memorial Day Message from our President and CEO

May 19, 2020

Remembering Annie Glenn

May 13, 2020

Armed Forces Day

May 10, 2020

75th Anniversary of Victory in Europe Day

May 7, 2020

Military Spouse Appreciation Day

April 30, 2020

We Are Strong; We Are Connected

April 29, 2020

Captain Eddie Rickenbacker: An Inspiring Story of Determination and Survival

April 23, 2020

Write a Letter to a Veteran, Active Duty Servicemember or First Responder

April 22, 2020

Bloom Where You Are Planted

April 21, 2020

World War II Veteran Strong

April 15, 2020

Remaining Positive in the Face of Adversity

April 14, 2020

Month of the Military Child

April 9, 2020

Colonel Charles Young: African American Military Pioneer

April 8, 2020

Service Inspires Direction for Life

April 7, 2020

What is an Army Brat?

April 5, 2020

What it Means to be a Gold Star Spouse

April 1, 2020

Women in the Military

March 31, 2020

Service Inspires Advocacy at Home

March 26, 2020

75th Anniversary of the Battle of Iwo Jima

March 25, 2020

Inspiring Stories of Service

March 24, 2020

A Message from our President and CEO

New Home of the Brave

August 26, 2019

What It Means to be The New Home of the Brave

Ernie

July 26, 2019

Why I Volunteer: Tour Guide Ernie Hartong

D-Day Presenter Panel

June 10, 2019

Remembering D-Day: 75 Years Later

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