Vietnam’s Operation Niagara

The first week in January in 1968, Operation Niagara was launched by General Westmoreland in an effort to gather intelligence on PAVN activities in...

Veterans Day at AFHM

The Armed Forces History Museum is pleased to offer active military, veterans, and their immediate family members free admission to the museum on Veterans...

US Top Scoring Air Ace of WWII: Richard Bong

Richard Bong A fighter pilot in the US Army Air Forces, Richard Bong is the highest scoring air ace of WWII. Bong, born on September...

USS Iowa Model BB-61 Ship WWII

An USS Iowa model is a great addition to any collection.  If you decide to buy a USS Iowa model you have many options...

US Navy Dog Tags

Older set of US Navy Reserve Dog Tags The roots for US Navy dog tags as a use for personal military identification, as well as...

US Marine’s FAST Company Deployed to Libya

In response to the September 11, 2012 attack on the US consulate in the eastern city of Benghazi in Libya, a US Marine’s FAST (Fleet...

US Army Special Operations Unit – 75th Ranger Regiment

The US Army Special Operations Unit – 75th Ranger Regiment – was first implement in 1974 and is considered on of the top ten US Special...

United States M14 Rifle

The United States M14 rifle, considered one of the top military rifles, was an automatic rifle using 7.62 x 51m NATO ammunition.  Production began on the...

UH-60 Blackhawk Helicopter

The UH-60 Blackhawk Helicopter is probably the top military helicopter to date.  Nicknamed the Night Stalker, the Blackhawk has an evolutionary airframe, a large...