Americans in Wartime Experience

Penny Deere

Cold War, Desert Storm

As a member of the Womens Army Corps, Penny Deere served her country during the Cold War.  As a member of the Army, she served during Operation Desert Storm. 

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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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