Today is Earth Day! And we here at the Friends of the National World War II Memorial are lucky enough to have some thoughts from a World War II veteran on the state of our planet and what we can do to make it better. A few weeks ago, we traveled down to Florida and […]

The 2019 Major League Baseball season is well underway, with over a week of play for the league’s 30 teams. This season, MLB is celebrating 150 years and many teams are planning on rocking some kind of throwback uniform at some point during the season. So, amidst all this history and renewed baseball fever, now seems […]

When describing the members of the Women’s Army Corps (WAC) that he worked with during World War II, General Dwight D. Eisenhower, then commander of U.S. forces in Europe, declared, “They have met every test and task assigned to them … their contributions in efficiency, skill, spirit, and determination are immeasurable.” World War II demanded […]

Welcome to the new Friends of the National World War II Memorial blog! In this space we hope to keep you updated with timely news items and interesting details about the organization and its supporters. We hope the content in this section is informative and interesting provides some color as to how we are dedicated […]