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36th ID Mini Figure

Our Custom WWI 36th ID minifigs have arrived. Limited Edition- Only 300 available!! This WWI Doughboy features a M1917 “Brodie” Helmet with an early WWI style T-Patch, M 1903 Springfield rifle with fixed bayonet and  M1910 cartridge belt.  These minifigs … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed

Looking to volunteer? Are you interested in Texas history or military history? Like talking with people? Do you have at least 4 hours a week of time to donate? Then the Texas Military Forces Museum is for you. The Museum … Continue reading

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Camp Mabry Open House/Muster Day

  Muster Day traces it’s roots back to when Texas was still a republic. In the early days, on an annual basis, the troops were ‘mustered’ or called to report.  Over the years, the mustering of the troops became obsolete. … Continue reading

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Guns of 1863

The Texas Military Forces Museum will commemorate the Anniversary of the end of the Civil War with a special program -The Guns of 1863- at Camp Mabry on March 10-11.  Visitors will get a chance to get an up close and … Continue reading

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Holiday Hours

The museum will be closed on Christmas Day but open regular hours the rest of the holiday season.

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As Time Goes By Fundraiser Dinner Dance

SOLD OUT As Time Goes By –  Our annual 1940’s fundraiser dinner dance will be held on Saturday February 10, 2018 starting at 6:30 pm. Seating is limited to 250. Tickets are $100 per person and include dinner, cash bar, … Continue reading

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Close Assault 1944

Remember the true meaning of Memorial Day with this stirring look back at World War II. Close Assault 1944 honors the service and sacrifice of America’s veterans by focusing on the history of the 36th Infantry Division of the Texas … Continue reading

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4th of July

The museum will be OPEN regular hours 10 am to 4 pm  all this week including on Wednesday July 4th.  

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Researching WWII US Military Service

The museum staff are often asked how to find out information about a relative who served in WWII. We  have put together a slide show with some useful information and links.    

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Memorial Day

The museum will be open to the public on Monday May 28th from 10 am to 4 pm. No special events are planned on Monday but our Close Assault event will be held on May 26-27th.  

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