13th Annual Salute to the Veterans of WWII

Saturday, Sep 5, 2020 at 9:00am

Indiana Military Museum
715 South 6th Street
Vincennes, IN 47591

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World War II re-enactors come from throughout the States representing various World War II units, providing living history exhibits including, camps, tanks, WWII vehicles, equipment, uniforms, weapons and insignia. Other special events include flyovers by authentic planes. Vendors include dealers in military memorabilia, uniforms and equipment.

The inside exhibits include collections from pre-Civil War to the present day. Food and refreshment vendors will also be present. This memorable event celebrates the 74th anniversary of the end of WWII.

Schedule:
-Opening colors
-Battle - museum will bring out its own tanks, half-tracks, jeeps, motorcycles, trucks and artillery. Other period vehicle owners are welcome to participate
-Military and civilian fashion show
-Weapons demonstration
-Parade of vehicles
-Used military book sale and dog tags to order
-Kids Recruitment
-Victory Theater Speakers and Performances

Cost:
-All outdoor exhibits and events are Free and open to the public.
-$3.00 car/parking fee.

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