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    • Indian Wars display.

    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • Indian Wars in Arizona Territory

      The stage line brought many more whites through the Pima villages, but the Civil War had an even greater effect. Far from the center stage, the major impact of the war in Arizona slowed the pace of white...
    • Frank Luke

    • Unknown
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • Frank, Jr. was born and raised in Arizona Territory. On January 23, 1918, he got his wings and a commission as a second lieutenant at Rockwell Field in San Diego. After a leave, he was off to catch his ship in New York and find his war in...
    • Spanish-American display.

    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • ROUGH RIDERS

      USS Maine, a second-class battleship built between 1888 and 1895, was sent to Havana in January 1898 to protect American interests during revolt of the Cubans against the Spanish government. In the evening of 15 February 1898,...
    • Vietnam--Khe Sanh and Lang Vei display.

    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • Operation PEGASUS

      On March 30, 1968 at 0800, the operational control of the 26th Marine Regiment at Khe Sanh passed to the 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile) which initiated Operation PEGASUS. Elsewhere in northern I Corps Tactical Zone,...
    • Vietnam--Tet, Hue, and "The Turning Point."

    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • The Tet Offensive 1968

      Early in 1968 the Communists launched a major offensive to coincide with the traditional Vietnamese New Year celebrations (29 to 31 January). It was a time of an agreed cease-fire. NVA/VC suicide troops struck in...
    • The front doors to the Arizona Military Museum.

    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • ARIZONA MILITARY HISTORY

      Other than the indigenous inhabitants who populated what is now Arizona in prehistoric times, the Spanish Conquistadors were the first "military" to explore what is now Arizona in the 16th century. In their quest...
    • Code Talker

    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • HOPI CODE TALKERS

      Although the Navajo tribe is most remembered for its contributions to the World War II communications code units, the Hopi tribe also helped in the communications coding efforts. Eleven Hopi men developed a code...
    • Operation Desert Storm display.

    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • Operation Desert Storm (1990-1991)

      The first major conflict involving the United States since Vietnam proved to be a catharsis of sorts for the American military and public. Just as the Spanish-American War of 1898 gave the nation a...
    • U.S.--Mexican War Mexican soldier.

    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • TUCSON PRESIDIO AND MEXICAN WAR

      In 1821, Mexico won its independence from Spain after a decade of war. The revolution had bankrupted the national treasury, and funds that had supported missions, presidios, and Apache peace...
    • World War II display of weapons and U.S. uniforms.

    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • Pearl Harbor

      On Sunday, December 7th, 1941 the Japanese launched a surprise attack against the U.S. Forces stationed at Pearl Harbor , Hawaii By planning his attack on a Sunday, the Japanese commander Admiral Nagumo, hoped to catch the...
    • Spanish-colonial tropa ligera.

    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • SPANISH COLONIAL PERIOD

      The Spanish Colonial Period covers the period 1739 (the discovery of the Arizonac mine) through 1856 (the arrival of the American military in Tucson).

      Prior to the Reglamentos of 1772 (Regulations of...
    • World War I display.

    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • World War I

      Causes
      World War I had sweeping consequences for politics and diplomacy in the rest of the 20th century. The war resulted in the collapse and fragmentation of the Empires of Austria-Hungary, Russia, and the Ottoman...
    • Korea War display.

    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • The Korean War was the first United Nations war where the United States was a majorforce.
    • Map of U.S. Mormon Battalion march.

    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • MORMON BATTALION AND TUCSON PRESIDIO

      Mexico broke off relations with the United States in March 1845 after the annexation of Texas. A Mexican attack on U.S. troops occupying disputed territory preceded a U.S. declaration of war on Mexico...
    • Operation Enduring Freedom display.

    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • Operation Enduring Freedom

      The War in Afghanistan (Operation Enduring Freedom) began in October, 2001 in response to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States. Following the Soviet withdrawal from Afghanistan in 1989...
    • On the Mexican Border display.

    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • ON THE BORDER

      Between the fall of 1910 and the summer of 1916, Mexico had been embroiled in a violent revolution, with opposing political and military forces struggling for control of the country. In 1913, United States President William...
    • Bushmasters display.

    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • BUSHMASTERS

      The 158th Infantry Regiment was born September 2, 1865, as the First Arizona Volunteer Infantry. The Regiment was drafted into Federal Service for World War I, 5 August 1917 as part of the 40th Division. Reorganization after...
    • Vietnam--NVA, VC, and ARVN uniforms.

    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • Tet was a particularly crushing defeat for the VC. It had not only failed to trigger any uprising but also cost them "our best people," as former Viet Cong doctor Duong Quyunh Hoa later admitted to reporter Stanley Karnow. Yet the very fact of the...

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