Sam Werner Military Museum

We’re in Monteagle, Tennessee at the Sam Werner Military Museum taking a look at a large collection of military vehicles and artifacts. This is part one of a two show visit. Also, we’ll answer a question from a viewer about Japanese Military helmets as collectables. Then Bob shows off the latest addition to his collection, … Continue reading “Sam Werner Military Museum”

Quarter Ton Military Parts

Quarter Ton Military Parts

Bob travels to Chickamauga, Georgia to visit Matt Fox at Quarter Ton Military Parts. Matt turned his passion for military collecting into a full time business, helping others find those unique and rare items they may need to finish a restoration. In this episode, Bob will highlight some of Matt’s personal collection and we’ll even … Continue reading “Quarter Ton Military Parts”

National Infantry Museum – Ft. Benning Part 2

National Infantry Museum

Bob continues his visit to Ft. Benning with a stop at Patton’s Park and the National Infantry Museum. Plus gets an answer to a viewer question about the M1 Abrams tank. Season 2, Episode 8

Armor and Cavalry Museum – Ft. Benning Part 1

The National Armor and Cavalry Heritage Foundation’s mission is to serve as a monument to all the many American mounted warriors around the world. They strive to collect their stories, to preserve them so that they forever become, not just a part of Army history, but a part of American history. Season 2, Episode 7

Army Aviation Heritage Foundation

Army Aviation Heritage Foundation The Army Aviation Heritage Foundation tells the U.S. Army Aviation Story by hosting and participating in Aircraft and Museum Tours, School Programs, Air Shows and other public events across the country. AAHF acquires, restores and maintains historic vintage flying aircraft representing Army Aviation during Vietnam and the Cold War. Honoring the … Continue reading “Army Aviation Heritage Foundation”

MVPA National Convention – Cleveland Ohio

Military Collectors is at the MVPA National Convention in Cleveland Ohio this week! Established in 1976, the non-profit MVPA is dedicated to providing an international organization for military vehicle enthusiasts, historians, preservationists and collectors interested in the acquisition, restoration, preservation, safe operation and public education of historic military transport. If you would like to become … Continue reading “MVPA National Convention – Cleveland Ohio”

D-Day Ohio Part 2

D-Day Ohio Part 2 We’re back for part 2 of D-Day Ohio, finishing up an amazing experience. If you remember, D-Day Conneaut is America’s premier living history event and one of the most realistic and educational annual reenactment of D-Day – June 6th, 1944 and the largest WWII reenactment in the US. Since 1999, this annual … Continue reading “D-Day Ohio Part 2”

D-Day Ohio Part 1

D-Day Conneaut is America’s premier living history event and one of the most realistic and educational annual reenactment of D-Day – June 6th, 1944 and the largest WWII reenactment in the US! Since 1999, this annual recreation of the amphibious Allied landings upon the beaches of Normandy, France, has thrilled thousands of spectators. The event … Continue reading “D-Day Ohio Part 1”

Military Machines of American Freedom

This week we’re in Tallahassee with a very special guest who is restoring a Vietnam Icon, The Huey. Did you know, the Bell UH-1 Iroquois (nicknamed “Huey”) is a utility military helicopter powered by a single turboshaft engine, with two-blade main and tail rotors. The first member of the prolific Huey family, it was developed … Continue reading “Military Machines of American Freedom”

MAPS Museum

Military Aviation Preservation Society Museum

MAPS Air Museum is an internationally known museum of aviation and serves as a center of aviation history for Northeast Ohio. The museum features exciting educational displays of its collection of acquired artifacts, interactive exhibits and historical archives in its own library. Season 2, Episode 2