Indiana Military Museum
The Indiana Military Museum is one of the best and most comprehensive museums of its kind in the country. The range of its collection stretches back to the American Revolution to the war in Afghanistan. Artifacts, equipment, and memorabilia include tanks (German, American, British, and Japanese), soft-skinned vehicles (those not necessarily designed for combat), various aircraft including jet planes, artillery pieces, firearms, and uniforms. Recent acquisitions include a U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon, U.S. Navy A-4 Skyhawk, and a WWI German Strumpanzerwagen A7V tank turret display.
Backstory and Context
The museum allows individuals to take a tour through different time periods that impacted not only the United States of America, but other surrounding countries. The collections present at the Indiana Military museum are the following: artillery and weapons, armor, soft-skinned vehicles, aircraft, and uniforms from different time periods.