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Since the unveiling of the U.S. Army and Marine Corps Counterinsurgency Field Manual in 2006, the efficacy of America’s counterinsurgency doctrine (COIN) has been continuously debated amongst military leaders, strategists, and academics.

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The Army Heritage Center Foundation, the “friends” group for the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center, has facilitated the donation of a captured German World War II flag to the Puerto Rico National Guard (PRNG).

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USAHEC to present a World War I Genealogy Workshop on January 18.

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As part of its Perspectives in Military History Lecture Series, the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center in Carlisle, Pennsylvania is proud to present a lecture from COL (Ret) Gentile entitled, “A Requiem for American Counterinsurgency.” The lecture will begin at 7:15 PM on Wednesday, January 15, 2014.

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CA Technologies Executive Vice President & Group Executive for World Wide Sales & Services, George Fischer, has been named to the Board of Directors of the Army Heritage Center Foundation.

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Mid Penn Bank is announcing it recently donated to the Army Heritage Center Foundation.

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 On December 5th, 2013, at noon, Major General (Ret.) David T. Zabecki, PhD, will present a lunch-time lecture titled, "The U.S. Coordinating and Monitoring Mission in Israel, 2003-04." 

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World War I and World War II history meet during two events at the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center (USAHEC) in Carlisle, Pennsylvania on November 7, 2013.

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Film enthusiasts, history fans, and anyone who wonders how effectively Hollywood portrays historical events, especially those with a military theme, are invited to attend the U.S. Army War College’s Strategic Arts Film Series.

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The U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center has been named a Smithsonian Institution Affiliate.

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 The Board of Directors of the Army Heritage Center Foundation is pleased to announce the honorees that the Foundation will recognize at its 6th Annual Membership Dinner and Silent Auction.

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The Board of Directors of the Army Heritage Center Foundation is pleased to announce the honorees that the Foundation will recognize at its 6th Annual Membership Dinner.

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The U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center (USAHEC) is pleased to announce the
extension of the entry deadline for its Photo Contest!


The U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center (USAHEC) is pleased to announce the extension of the entry deadline for its Photo Contest!  Photography has long played an important role in U.S. Army history, and now USAHEC wants you to submit your own Army-related photographs for the USAHEC Photo Contest!  Due to widened interest, this event will now run until March 31, 2014 and is open to photos which highlight life in the Army, both past and present. 

Participants may submit photos in the following six categories: Army Soldiers, Army Family, Army Leadership, Army Equipment, Historical Place Related to Army History, and Digitally Altered Photographs.  There are four age classifications within the contest, and entrants will compete within their own group: Elementary School, Middle School, High School, or Adult.  Photos entered into the contest must be submitted by the person who took them; this can include pictures taken during service from World War II through Current Operations.  Prizes will be awarded for each category and in each age group.  There will also be one prize for best overall photograph.  Final judging and prizes distribution will occur at a special ceremony during USAHEC’s Army Heritage Days event in May 2014.

This contest is free and open to current residents of Pennsylvania or individuals currently affiliated with the United States Army War College, Carlisle Barracks, and all other Active Army or Reservist/Pennsylvania National Guard Installations located in Pennsylvania.  For more information on age groups, categories, and a complete list of rules, please see the Official Photo Contest page on the USAHEC website (www.carlisle.army.mil/ahec/event/PhotoContest.cfm) or call 717-245-3972.

 

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USAHEC will present re-enactor training event this weekend.

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The Army Heritage Center Foundation will participate in the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) to raise money to expand the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center.

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To bring the realities of the bloodiest war in history back into focus, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Rick Atkinson will give a lecture outlining the powerful narrative of Soldiers’ stories throughout the war in Northern Europe on Wednesday, September 11, 2013.

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USAHEC was recently awarded TripAdvisor’s 2013 Certificate of Excellence and earned the top ranking for an attraction in the Carlisle community.

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Many of you may have questions about mysterious military items in your house!  Your own historic photographs, military uniforms, and artifacts may help to solve mysteries about your family’s military history.  

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On July 27th, the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center in Carlisle will commemorate the 60th anniversary of the signing of the Korean Armistice Agreement with a ceremony beginning at 11:00 a.m.

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Generations of women uttered the phrase “votes for women”, as they fought to obtain the right to vote over the course of decades of struggle. 

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