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390th Memorial Museum Featured on American Warrior Radio

In an early celebration of Veterans’ Day, the 390th Memorial Museum proudly hosted Ben Buehler-Garcia and his radio show, American Warrior Radio on Saturday, November 7th.  Mr. Buehler-Garcia interviewed Executive [...]

Check out 390th veteran oral histories on our YouTube channel!

The 390th is lucky to have a treasure trove of oral histories from 390th Bombardment Group veterans and for the first time ever, we are making them available to our [...]

The 2020 Virtual Reunion Video is available online now!

The 390th Veterans’ Reunion has been a hallmark of the 390th Memorial Museum for years and we were not about to let that tradition die, even in the midst of [...]

October 24th Virtual Reunion Details

Hello Veterans, Members and Descendants – We’re so excited to welcome you to our first (and hopefully last) Virtual Reunion.  We know it’s not quite the same but we couldn’t [...]

The Party Will Go On!!

The 390th Memorial Museum is both thrilled and proud to continue our annual reunion tradition, albeit in a slightly different fashion… The reunion will be available to our members via [...]

Anatomy of a Bomber Base – Nissen Hut

By Kate Doak-Keszler, Director of Communications Many of our visitors here in Tucson will refer to our Nissen hut as a “Quonset.” The mistake is totally understandable! Nissen and Quonset [...]

Anatomy of Station 153 – The Control Tower

By Kate Doak-Keszler, Director of Communications Between 1941 and 1945, three million U.S. servicemen and women passed through Great Britain. 500,000 of these were Army Air Corps, with the majority [...]

Anatomy of a Bomber Base – Buildup Begins

By Kate Doak-Keszler, Director of Communications The buildup of air fields and bases in the UK during WWII was a massive undertaking. Many airfields in the UK were built during [...]

Local Air National Guard volunteers help preserve valuable Air Force artifact

Members of the 162 Fighter Wing aircraft maintenance organization made a special visit to the 390th Memorial Museum on Monday, June 15th, 2020.  They weren’t visiting for a tour (though [...]

Newest #MuseumFromHome Offerings

This weekend we released two new #MuseumFromHome videos.  We invite you to visit our YouTube channel and watch them.  While you are at it, check out our other #MuseumFromHome videos [...]

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