Americans in Wartime Experience

Rudolph Ehrenberg

Vietnam War

As a field artilleryman in the United States Army, Rudolph "Rudy" Ehrenberg served his country during the Vietnam War.  For injures received during combat, Rudy was awarded the Purple Heart.

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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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