The Life and Legacy of President John F. Kennedy

Virginia War Memorial 621 South Belvidere Street, Richmond, VA

Born May 29, 1917, John F. Kennedy served heroically in the Navy during WWII on PT-109. Following the war, he began his political career serving in the U.S. House of ...

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Salute to Service: U.S. Army: Why the Army is the Best Service Branch (and Why it’s Not)

Virginia War Memorial 621 South Belvidere Street, Richmond, VA

Join US Army veteran and Director of the Virginia War Memorial, Dr. Clay Mountcastle, as he celebrates the 249th birthday of the US Army by discussing it’s many great qualities and a few of it’s shortcomings. History, personal experiences, and veteran recollections – and a little Army favoritism - all add up to painting a ...

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From Emancipation to Freedom: The Story of Juneteenth

Virginia War Memorial 621 South Belvidere Street, Richmond, VA

Following the Civil War, emancipation was celebrated in similar ways, but on different dates that reflected the movement of freedom as it swept across the United States. In June 2021, ...

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‘Forgotten’ No More: Honoring Virginia’s Korean War Fallen

Virginia War Memorial 621 South Belvidere Street, Richmond, VA

In the years following World War II, turmoil gripped the Southeast Asian nation of Korea. With the fight of communism at its center, North and South Korea were locked in conflict; the North supported by communist China and the U.S.S.R., while the South was aligned with the United States. When the Armistice was finally signed, ...

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Hill of Heroes Day

Virginia War Memorial 621 South Belvidere Street, Richmond, VA

Hill of Heroes Day is a community event on welcoming guests of all ages for military demonstrations (including K9 demonstrations, virtual reality, Military vehicles, and others), kids activities and crafts, tours, a used book sale, live music, and more. Hill of Heroes Day kicks off their 2-week installation of American Flags on the hillside of ...

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