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Tag Archives: WWII

Close Assault 1944

Remember the true meaning of Veteran’s Day with this stirring look back at World War II. Close Assault 1944 honors the service and sacrifice of America’s veterans by focusing on the history of the 36th Infantry Division of the Texas … Continue reading

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Morning Reports:

When the National Personnel Records Center in St. Louis caught fire in 1973 the destruction of 80% of all Army and Army Air Corps personnel records from 1912-1964 was a huge blow. People looking to research their relatives service are … Continue reading

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Camp Mabry Open House/Muster Day

  Muster Day traces it’s roots back to when Texas was still a republic. In the early days, on an annual basis, the troops were ‘mustered’ or called to report.  Over the years, the mustering of the troops became obsolete. … Continue reading

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As Time Goes By – Sweetheart Dinner Dance and Gala

SOLD OUT- Call to see if there have been any cancellations As Time Goes By is a 1940s themed dinner dance gala benefiting the Texas Military Forces Museum, hosted by the Texas Military Forces Historical Foundation. The 20 piece Sentimental … Continue reading

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Artifact Spotlight–Italian Coins

This small collection of coins was donated in 2001 and is part of the current museum staff’s ongoing effort to catalog previously unrecorded artifacts in the museum collection. The coins only had a donation date and that they were associated … Continue reading

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“As Time Goes By” 1940s Sweetheart Dinner Dance Gala

SOLD OUT- Call to see if there have been any cancellations It is time again for “As Time Goes By”- a 1940’s themed Supper Club/Sweetheart Dinner Dance. The event will take place at the museum on February 9, 2019 starting … Continue reading

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Close Assault 1944

Remember the true meaning of Veteran’s Day with this stirring look back at World War II. Close Assault 1944 honors the service and sacrifice of America’s veterans by focusing on the history of the 36th Infantry Division of the Texas … Continue reading

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WWII Sweetheart Dinner and Dance

As Time Goes By is a 1940s themed dinner dance benefiting the Texas Military Forces Museum and its non-profit foundation. The 20 piece Sentimental Journey Orchestra will transport you back in time to World War II. Dancing, a superb dinner … Continue reading

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