History of the Military Salute

No definitive beginning can be traced to the history of the military salute.  Most sources speculate the roots to this time honored tradition date...

The Vietnam War

The Armed Forces History Museum in Largo, FL has a section of the museum dedicated to the Vietnam War.  The dioramas include the Ho...

US Army Delta Force

 The US Army Delta Force, a top US special forces team, has been known throughout the years by a number of names including 1st Special...

Five Parts of the Declaration of Independence

The Declaration of Independence is divided up into five parts: Introduction Preamble Body – Section 1 Body – Section 2 Conclusion Introduction – In the...

The Story of Military Patches

Prior to WWI, the only military patches on record were sleeve patches used to depict ranking during the Civil War. Additional identification (or insignia)...

World War II Pearl Harbor Exhibit

After leaving the WWI Trench Exhibit, visitors at the Armed Forces History Museum enter the World War II Pearl Harbor Exhibit dedicated to the...

Take a Once in a Lifetime Ride on an Authentic WWII...

 It’s not just a ride, it’s an adventure!! Get upclose and personal when you experience a ride on AFHMs WWII M8 Reconnaissance Vehicle.  This ride is unique, fun and...