Deprecated: mysql_connect(): The mysql extension is deprecated and will be removed in the future: use mysqli or PDO instead in /home/g30rg3/public_html/_jfj.php on line 1064
Joint Forces Journal

Deprecated: mysql_connect(): The mysql extension is deprecated and will be removed in the future: use mysqli or PDO instead in /home/g30rg3/public_html/_header.php on line 12
VOL. 24 - NO. 39
OCT 13 - 20, 2019
PO BOX 13283
OAKLAND, CA 94661-0283

510.595.7777 FAX
SUBSCRIPTION RATE:
$25/YEAR
home
home
home
home

Joint Forces Journal is published privately, and in no way is connected with DoD, the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force or Coast Guard. This website and the printed newspaper are intended for the members of the Armed Forces and their families. Contents do not necessarily reflect official views of the U.S. Government, the Department of Defense or the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force or Coast Guard, and do not imply endorsements thereof. The marital status, physical handicap, political affiliation, or any other non-merit factor of the purchases, user or patron for advertisers prohibited. If a violation or rejection of this equal opportunity policy by an advertiser is confirmed, the publisher shall refuse to print advertising from that source until the violation is corrected. Editorial content is prepared and edited privately, and is provided by the Public Affairs Office of U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard installations. Correspondence and material for publication should be addressed to: Editor, Joint Forces Journal, P.O. Box 13283, Oakland, CA, 94661-0283. Deadline for receiving articles and photos is 3 p.m. Monday for publication on Friday of that week. Joint Forces Journal editorial policy is to use bylines and photo credits where applicable and when submitted.

Arlington, Texas, Chosen for New Medal of Honor Museum

Oct 04, 2019
ARLINGTON, Texas — Arlington, Texas, has been selected to become the new home of the $150 million National Medal of Honor Museum.

Joe Daniels, president of the museum’s foundation, announced the decision, calling Arlington “the optimal location to build America’s next treasure.”

The museum is currently aboard the USS Yorktown in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, but the foundation wanted to move it onto land. A planning board last year rejected a design proposal for the museum along the waterfront in Mount Pleasant.

New York City, San Diego and Washington, D.C., were among the finalists before the foundation narrowed it in July to Denver and Arlington, which is between Dallas and Fort Worth in North Texas.

The museum honors more than 3,500 recipients of the nation’s highest award for valor.


subscribe

Deprecated: mysql_connect(): The mysql extension is deprecated and will be removed in the future: use mysqli or PDO instead in /home/g30rg3/public_html/_latest_headlines.php on line 11

BOOK REVIEW: “5-INGREDIENT VEGAN” by Nava Atlas

Marine Corps Announces It Was Wrong on Iwo Jima Flag-Raising Photo

TRAVEL & ENTERTAINMENT: Arabian Shakespeare Festival Presents “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

TRAVEL & ENTERTAINMENT: “Leapin’ Liizards!” ANNIE to Perform at Pittsburg Community Theatre

Coast Guard Offloads $92 Million Worth of Smuggled Cocaine in San Diego

Navy's 'Doomsday' Plane Hits a Bird, Suffers $2M in Damages

New Army Chief Wants to Let Soldiers Stay Longer at Favorite Duty Stations

TRAVEL & ENTERTAINMENT: Montalvo Arts Center Presents November Events in Carriage House Concert Series

Fighter Jets Could Fly Lower in Idaho, Nevada and Oregon

After Almost 5 Years, Army's 101st Airborne Will Return to Full Air Assault Power