Online Exhibits

World War 1

The 1st Infantry Division was literally America’s first division. When the United States entered World War I in April 1917,…

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Red Ball Express

The Road to Victory After their successful June 6th landing, Allied forces broken out of the Normandy region in early…

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Vietnam War

1965-1970: The 1st Infantry Division was one of the first two divisions sent to defend the Republic of Vietnam in 1965.… ...

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Desert Shield/Storm

1990-1991: Under the command of MG Thomas Rhame, the 1st Infantry Division (Mech) deployed over 12,000 troops. In response to Iraq’s… ...

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6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion

Six Triple Eight Known as the "Six Triple Eight," it was the only female African American Women Army Corps (WAC)…

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Battle of Cantigny

At Cantigny, the First Division proved U.S. military capabilities. In March of 1918, the German army had secured a valuable…

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World War 2

1941-1945: America entered World War II on December 7, 1941. Commanded by MG Terry de la Mesa Allen, the 1st… ...

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