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November promises to be a great month. Our Book of the Month Author General Ann Dunwoody (US Army Retired) will be doing a book signing on Saturday, 21 November 2015. Dunwoody was the first female four star general in the United States Army. Her book A Higher Standard provides a look into her leadership strategies that made her so successful.
We look forward to seeing visitors at the Salute To Veteran’s ceremony on Saturday, 7 November at 1:30pm in front of Iron Mike. This annual ceremony is to celebrate the service member’s service regardless of branch of service or time served. Have you bought a flag for that special person yet. The flags will be on display from 7 to 16 November. On November 11, 2015, Veteran’s Day we will be hosting the POW/MIA Vigil starting at 5pm and immediately following with an Eagle Scout Dedication and Flag Retirement Ceremony in the Reflection Garden.
Paratroop decoys were used by the Allies during Operation Dragoon, the mid-August 1944, invasion of southern France. Afterwards, Axis Sally a German radio propagandist called them the “product of a fiendish Anglo-Saxon mind.” The adoption of parachutes gave armies the ability to rapidly insert large forces behind enemy lines. This capability allowed for the use of surprise and deception operations, fostering the use of decoys. READ MORE »
Airborne & Special Operations Museum Foundation
100 Bragg Blvd.
Fayetteville, North Carolina 28301
Closed Mondays and Federal Holidays
Open Memorial Day, 4th of July and Veteran’s Day