News & Events
Battle Buddies Classic Sporting Clay Shoot
August 25th, 2018 7:00am
August 25, 2018
9:30 - 3:00 (Registration opens at 7)
National Shooting Complex, San Antonio, Texas
This annual fundraiser directly supports the Admiral Nimitz Foundation and Veteran Assistance Dogs of Texas.
Veterans Assistance Dogs of Texas is the dba service program of Kerrville Elks Charities, Inc. a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization that trains and donates service dogs to Disabled American Veterans with mental and/or mobility disabilities.
VADogs specializes in using Motivational Methods to train its service dogs. Each dog is carefully evaluated prior to being selected from local animal shelters, rescue groups, working dog breeders and private individuals.
VADogs Purpose is to acquire, train and donate Service Dogs to Disabled Veterans of the United States Armed Forces.
New This Year:
This year we have added a $1,000 cash prize for Top Shooter sponsored by Anders Realty.
Starting at 8:00 we will start the 2 person Flurry Challenge
Teams of 4 or individual, $200 per shooter
Includes ammo, lunch, and beverages
Foam earplugs provided, shooter responsible for eye protection
Additional lunch can be purchased for $15
1st & 2nd place team per course
Top Woman, Top Veteran and Top Student Trophies
To sponsor a team of Veterans and other sponsorship opportunities please contact Savannah Richter at 830-997-8600 ext. 211 or at email@example.com
- Prisoners Under the Rising Sun
- Use it Up, Wear it Out, or Do Without: The American Homefront During World War II
- Battle Buddies Classic Sporting Clay Shoot
- September WWII Pacific Combat Program
- Victory Run: On the Heels of Heroes, Virtual 5k/10k Run
- Art of the Aloha Shirt: Keoni of Hawaii, 1938–51
- Annual Symposium
- October WWII Pacific Combat Program
- Leadership: Choose Your Own Way
- Veterans Day Memorial
- November WWII Pacific Combat Program
- Pearl Harbor Day Observance
- Past Events
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
MUSEUM’S ORAL HISTORY COLLECTION FEATURED IN NEW SMITHSONIAN CHANNEL SERIES
The collection, which contains close to 5,000 interviews, was used extensively in the groundbreaking new eight-part mini-series The Pacific War in Color from the Smithsonian Channel
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
TBF Pilot Honored at Film Premiere
John Mollison, aviation artist, and producer of the award-winning documentary South Dakota Warrior presented Boerne, Texas veteran, Ben Phillips, Jr., with a custom drawing of the TBF-1C “Avenger” he flew during WWII.
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Museum launches ‘Real-time’ Twitter Experience for Pearl Harbor
In 1941, on the most infamous day in the modern era, news of a shocking event that altered the course of human history took the span of several hours (even days) to spread through the civilized world. But,.. what if our present 24-hour news technology had existed then?