PROGRAM: Answering America’s Call – Newport News in WWI

Presented by:
Virginia Humanities
Local Partner: Museums Subject: History, War/Veterans Audience: public, Veterans

Answering America’s Call: Newport News in World War I examines the stories of individuals who served locally or lived on the Peninsula and how Newport News became a crucial military port during the war. This exhibit commemorates the 100th anniversary of America’s involvement in World War I and will remain open from May through December 2018.