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Newport News Now is a daily e-newsletter that launched in March 2016. Articles that ran in our newsletter between March 2016 and March 2018 are available on these pages. Newsletters produced beginning in April 2018 can be viewed on our new daily newsletter page.

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Jun 01

Virginia War Museum Hosts Military Artifact Roadshow

Posted on June 1, 2016 at 9:35 AM by Latoya Jefferson

The Virginia War Museum is hosting a Military Artifact Roadshow from 10 AM - 2 PM this Saturday, June 4. Local military history experts from the Virginia War Museum Foundation and the Hampton Roads 6-1 va war scaled Militaria Society will be on hand to help the public identify a wide range of military memorabilia, including firearms, edged weapons, insignia, uniforms, field gear, and decorations from all eras & from around the world. Firearms, weapons, and ordnance items brought to the event will be checked and inspected for safety prior to review. Militaria dealers and vendors are prohibited.

Located at 9285 Warwick Boulevard in historic Huntington Park, the Virginia War Museum displays outstanding collections of personal artifacts, weapons, vehicles, uniforms, posters, and much more which trace the development of the U.S. military from 1775 through the present. For more information on the museum visit