World War II Museum

Rare WWII PT Boat
Rare WWII PT Boat
The WWII Museum in New Orleans has one of the rarest of artifacts, a PT boat. Only 10 others exist. None are operational. More than 200 volunteers have served in a $3 million restoration, with the goal of returning her to Lake Ponchartrain, where she was originally launched.
Disrespectful?
Disrespectful?
The wife of an active duty officer (her father was in the military, as well) was visiting the memorial this week with friends and family when they saw something that shocked them.
WWII Tribute Tour
WWII Tribute Tour
In speaking with officials at the National WWII Museum today, Bentley made the realization that no group of WWII veterans had ever visited the museum via a program like the Tribute Tour.
La. Veterans Honored
La. Veterans Honored
The medals will be presented by Consul Jean-Claude Brunet to Frank J. Peragine, Al F. Goudeau, and Ervin Aden, all of New Orleans, Albert L. Lasseigne, of Houma, Joseph C. Latiolais, of Breaux Bridge, Anderson B. Wilson, of Slidell, and John T. Remel, of Gonzales.

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