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  Virginia
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Virginia Museum of Military Vehicles
Address
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Phone
Web Site
www.vmmv.org
Description
open house once a year, operates rental service for film makers, associated with Freedom Museum in Manassas VA
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus:
Military

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Virginia
Alexandria
Fort Ward Museum and Historic Site
4301 West Braddock Road
Alexandria VA 22304
Phone
703 838-4848
Web Site http://ci.alexandria.va.us/oha/fortward.html
Description
Building Type Fort
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
  Virginia
Appomattox
Appomattox Court House National Historic Park
VA 24
Appomattox VA 24522
Phone
804 352-8987
Web Site www.nps.gov/apco
Description where Lee surrendered to Grant, site includes 27 restored or replicated buildings
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus: Military
Era Civil War

 

Virginia
Arlington
Arlington National Cemetery
Address
Arlington VA 22211
Phone
703 695-3250
Web Site
www.mdw.army.mil/cemetery.htm
E-mail
mailto:owensB@fmmc.army.mil
Description
over 250,000 military personnel are interred here, including two presidents and the Tomb of the Unknowns
Building Type
Funerary
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus: Military
Nature of Group or Site Government

  VA
 
Arlington
 
Army Historical Foundation
 
2425 Wilson Boulevard
 
Arlington   VA   22201
 
Phone   703 522-7901
 
Web Site  http://www.armyhistoryfnd.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:ahf@armyhistory.org
 
Description  To Preserve the Heritage of the American Soldier, working to build museum,                     conducts research, supports other historical efforts
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Military
 
Kind of Activity   Link List
 
New or Updated:  5/24/2004
 

  VA

  Bedford

  National D-Day Memorial

  PO Box 77

  Bedford    VA           24523    

  Phone   540 586-3619

  Web Site  http://www.dday.org/

  Toll Free  866 219-6900

  E-mail  mailto:dday@dday.org

  Description  memorial, education & resource centers dedicated to the landings in Normandy

                    during WWII

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Military

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:       12/20/2005

 
 
 

  VA

  Danville

  AAF Tank Museum

  3401 US Highway 29

  Danville  VA   24540    

  Phone   434 836-5323

  Web Site  http://www.aaftankmuseum.com/

  Description  over 100 tanks & artillery pieces, other weapons, uniforms & helmets, toys

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Collection A-F Arms

  Collection N-Z  Vehicles

  Owner/Operator:  American Armoured Foundation

  New or Updated:  12/13/2005

 
  Virginia
Danville
American Armoured Foundation (AAF) Tank Museum
3401 US Highway 29
Danville VA 24540
Phone 434 836-5323
Fax 434 836-3532
Web Site http://www.aaftankmuseum.com/
E-mail mailto:AAFTANK@GAMEWOOD.NET
Description  moved from Mattituck NY, 47 tanks, 41 artillery pieces, 800 pieces of headgear, 800 uniforms, 140 medium sized weapons - watch web site for re-opening
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Collection A-F Arms
 
  Virginia
Fort Belvoir
Institute of Heraldry
9325 Gunston Road #S112
Fort Belvoir VA 22060
Phone 703 806-4970
Web Site http://www-perscom.army.mil/tagd/tioh/tioh.htm
Description U S Army studies heraldry
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Military
Research or Reading Library
 
  Virginia
Fort Eustis
U S Army Transportation Corps Museum
Building 300
Fort Eustis VA 23604
Phone 757 878-1115
Web Site www.eustis.army.mil/dptmsec/museum.htm
Description 60 vehicles of all sorts outside, inside dioramas, exhibits, art
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Nature of Group or Site Unit
 

  VA

  Fort Lee

  US Army Quartermaster Museum

  Building 5218

  1201 22nd Street

  Fort Lee  VA   23801    

  Phone   804 734-4203

  Web   www.qmmuseum.lee.army.mil/

  Alt Web  www.lee.army.mil/quartermaster/museum/index.html

  Description  Army logistics since the Revolution

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus Military

  Nature of Group or Site Unit

  Collection A-F Flags

  Collection  Uniforms

  Research  Archives

  New or  Updated   2/9/2006

 
Virginia

  Fort Lee

  US Army Women's Museum

  2100 A Avenue

  Fort Lee  VA   23801    

  Phone  804 734-4327

  Web Site www.awm.lee.army.mil/

  E-mail   mailto:AWMWeb@lee.army.mil

  Description  honors women's contributions, official or not, from the Revolution to the

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Nature of Group or Site  Unit

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Oral History

  New or Updated:  4/10/2007

 
  Virginia
Fort Myer
Council on America's Military Past
PO Box 1151
Fort Myer  VA  22211    
 
Phone
 
Web Site  http://www.campjamp.org/Home.htm
 
Description  society publishes scholarly journal, holds conferences, newsletter with                         preservation articles
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Military
 
Nature of Group or Site  Association
 
New or Updated:  07/08/2003

 

  VA

  Fort Myer

  Old Guard Museum

  Address

  Fort Myer   VA

  Web   http://www.army.mil/oldguard/index2.htm

  Description  3rd US Infantry Regiment, official Ceremonial Unit & Escort to the President

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Nature of Group or Site  Unit

  Industry /Profession Infantry

  New or Updated      2/9/2006

 
  Virginia
Front Royal
Warren Rifles Confederate Museum
95 Chester Street
Front Royal VA 71101
Phone
318 222-0227
Web Site
BROKEN http://users.erols.com/va-udc/museum.html
Alt Web http://www.shenvalley.com/sv2/vacation/attractions.shtml
Description arms, battleflags, uniforms, personal & domestic items of Civil War figures
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Collection A-F Arms
Collection N-Z Photography
Era Civil War
Owner/Operator: Daughters of the Confederacy
 
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