Photograph of Akira R. Toki, WW2 veteran.

Akira R. Toki on being Japanese American during World War II

In observance of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, the Wisconsin Veterans Museum presents the story

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Headshot photograph of Chester L. Krause

Chester Krause on the Liberation of Buchenwald Concentration Camp

Chester L. "Chet" Krause served with the 565th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Automatic Weapons Battalion in World

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Headshot photograph of Alannah McReavey

Alannah McReavey on Giving Back

The Wisconsin Veterans Museum supports Women's History Month. As part of that effort, we are

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Photo of Tarra Gundrum

Tarra Gundrum on What is Possible

Tarra Rimone Pickens (later Gundrum) grew up in St. Louis, Missouri. She attended Cleveland Junior

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Photo of Urban A. Sippel

Urban A. Sippel with the First Special Service Force at Anzio

In this blog post, Urban A. Sippel of Glenbeulah, Wisconsin, retells his story with the

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View from the cockpit, Vietnam. WVM.1947.I522

Looking for Light

Looking for Light - in this blog, which is an extension of the article in

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Photo of Betty M. Prieve

Betty M. Prieve: A Song for the Holiday

Betty Mae Whitney Prieve was a Merrill, Wisconsin, native. She joined the United States Navy

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The Green Bay Tribes: Volunteer Service in the Civil War

The Green Bay Tribes In 1861 three American Indian nations had reservations located in northeastern

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Headshot photo of James K. Overman

Oneida Warrior James K. Overman on racism and rescuing pilots

James K. Overman of Delafield, Wisconsin, is the son of a World War I veteran

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53rd Wisconsin Infantry Regiment

Organization Four companies of the 53rd Wisconsin Infantry Regiment  were organized in April, 1865. They

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52nd Wisconsin Infantry Regiment

Organization The 52nd Wisconsin Infantry Regiment was organized at Camp Randall, Madison, Wisconsin, and left

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51st Wisconsin Infantry Regiment

Organization The 51st Wisconsin Infantry Regiment was organized at Camp Washburn, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, during February,

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50th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment

Organization The 50th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment was organized at Camp Randall, Madison, Wisconsin, and left

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49th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment

Organization The 49th Wisconsin Infantry regiment was organized at Camp Randall, Madison, Wisconsin, leaving the

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48th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment

Organization The 48th Wisconsin Infantry regiment was organized at Camp Washburn, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, during February

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47th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment

Organization The 47th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment was organized at Camp Randall in Madison, Wisconsin, on

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46th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment

Organization The 46th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment was organized at Camp Randall in Madison, Wisconsin, on

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45th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment

Organization The 45th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment was organized at Camp Sigel, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and was

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44th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment

Organization The 44th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment was organized at Camp Randall in Madison, Wisconsin, and

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43rd Wisconsin Infantry Regiment

Organization The 43rd Wisconsin Infantry Regiment was organized at Camp Washburn in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in

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42nd Wisconsin Infantry Regiment

Organization The 42nd Wisconsin Infantry Regiment  organized at Camp Randall in Madison, Wisconsin, with the

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41st Wisconsin Infantry Regiment

Organization The 41st Wisconsin Infantry regiment was organized at Camp Washburn, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and mustered

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40th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment

Organization The 40th Infantry Regiment was organized at Camp Randall in Madison, Wisconsin, on June

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39th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment

Organization The 39th Infantry Regiment was organized for the "Hundred Days' Service" at Camp Washburn

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38th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment

Organization Companies A, B, C, and D of the 38th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment were mustered

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