Americans in Wartime Experience

Andrew Johnson


Andrew Johnson was part of the security squad at the FBI's Washington Field Office on September 11th, 2001.  Immediately after the plane struck the Pentagon, Andrew and his team responded and would remain there for months after the attack providing scene security.

After retiring from the FBI, Andrew would serve in Afghanistan as a law enforcement adviser teaching the local police law enforcement best practices.

Prior to his career in Law Enforcement, Andrew served as a United States Marine.

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The Americans in Wartime Experience explores the impact of war and conflict on America since WWI. It honors those who served in the military and on the home front and highlights the values they demonstrated in serving – duty, honor, and courage. It examines how periods of conflict have profoundly shaped American society. It educates visitors about the costs of war, both on a personal and social level. It challenges visitors to remember the service and sacrifices made by their fellow citizens to preserve and defend our freedoms. LEARN MORE

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