Field of Honor

500 flags currently fly on the Parade Field of the Airborne and Special Operations Museum. Each flag comes with its own story and displays a tag identifying both the person who sponsored the flag and the flag honoree. This living display of heroism flies as a patriotic tribute to the strength and unity of Americans, …

GWOT Memorial Flag Exhibit

On Memorial Day 2018, the Veterans Athletes United (VAU) group completed the traveling Global War on Terror (GWOT) Memorial Flag to honor close to 7,000 GWOT fallen heroes and Gold Star Families. This moving exhibit will be on display in the temporary gallery at the ASOM from October 13- December 6.  The purpose of this …

ASOMF Distinguished Speaker Series: A Virtual Night With Mitchell Yockelson, Ph.D.

The Airborne & Special Operations Museum Foundation invites you to attend the upcoming Distinguished Speaker Series virtual event with Mitch Yockelson, Ph.D. on November 10 from 7-8 PM. Yockelson's book, "The Paratrooper Generals", is the first book to explore in depth the significant role two division commanders played on D-Day, describing the extraordinary courage and …

Ghost Army Exhibit

The Airborne and Special Operations Museum will host a special exhibit, Ghost Army: The Combat Con Artists of World War II from December 15, 2020 through April 25, 2021. Ghost Army tells the story of the 23rd Headquarters Special Troops—the first mobile, multimedia, tactical deception unit in US Army history. Activated on January 20, 1944, the …