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Helena (Fort Harrison, MT) April 12, 2024, -The Montana Military Museum’s 25th annual Wine Fair is Friday, May 3, 2024, from 6:30-10:00 …

‘Your legacy lives in us’ BY JEFF STOFFER THE AMERICAN LEGION | MARCH 2024 The critics have faded into history. New generations …

Download the PDF Printed with permission Wood, James “Matters Canadian” and the Problem with Being Special: Robert T. Frederick on the First …

After World War II ended, a group of Fort Ord-based army officers were enjoying a drink in their favorite bar, under the …

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Press Release Montana Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day, March 29, 2024. FORT HARRISON/ HELENA, MT, March 20, 2024    Montana, a Proud …

Corporal Charles H. Johnson of the 783rd Military Police Battalion, waves on a “Red Ball Express” convoy near Alenon, France in September, …

Independent Record article by Philip Drake Efforts are underway to raise money for a statue dedicated to the leader of the famed …

BILL WOON First Special Service Force Association Apr 6, 2023 It was 80 years ago Thursday the 1st Special Service Force paraded …

Information highlighting some but not all, of Montana’s participation in the Second World War, or as it is known, World War II. …

Victory in Europe (V-E Day)

“Our Victory is only Half Over” Victory in Europe, or V-E Day is the day celebrating the formal acceptance by the Allied …

Victory over Japan Day (V-J Day)

“I deem this reply a full acceptance of—the unconventional surrender of Japan–.” President Truman Victory over Japan Day (also known as V-J …