Museum History

Take a stroll with us each month back through WWII history,

shared with you by our Museum Officer, Sam Hoynes

If you are a history buff or student you will enjoy the writings and tour

back into the days of WWII.

“Flag raising on Iwo Jima.” Joe Rosenthal, Associated Press, February 23, 1945.

Nurses of a field hospital who arrived in France via England and Egypt after three years service. Parker, August 12, 1944.

Col. Paul W. Tibbets, Jr., pilot of the ENOLA GAY, the plane that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, waves from his cockpit before the takeoff, 6 August 1945