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Posted on May 3, 2017 at 9:10 AM by Communications Department
• At 11:00 a.m., the Museum launches the new Newport News WWI Port of Embarkation Guide, and
• A temporary display of Photos and Maps on Newport News Port of Embarkation in the First World War is available for viewing.
• At 1:00 p.m., Virginia National Guard Historian Al Barnes presents a discussion on “Many Roads Traveled, America’s Foreign Born Doughboys” about immigrants who served in the U.S. Army’s American Expeditionary Force during the First World War.
• Living Historians from the 1st Virginia Cavalry will have a display of uniforms and equipment of Virginia’s Cavalrymen in the First World War,