June 14, 2022

Spring 2022 Board Meeting

The AMEDD Museum Foundation Board holds Its First In-Person Meeting since the Pandemic. On Friday, June 10, 2022, the AMEDD Museum Foundation’s Board of Directors assembled to enjoy fellowship and updates after two long years of not meeting in person due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The meeting was also available for board members to attend virtually. The Chairman of the Board, BG (Ret.) Daniel Perugini opened the meeting, and those assembled said the Pledge of […]
February 1, 2021

Foundation celebrates CPL Maurice Zolkower – Combat Medic on this 100th Birthday, 6 February 2021

  The Foundation was recently honored to present Corporal Maurice Zolkower with a Combat Medic statue on the occasion of his hundredth birthday, February 6, 2021. Known as Murray, CPL Zolkower was born in New York City, graduated from Stuyvesant High School in 1938, and was in his first year of pharmacy school at Columbia University when the princely sum of $15/month enticed him into joining the New York National Guard, B Co, 114th Infantry. […]
December 19, 2020

Senior General Officers Visit Museum to Support Capital Campaign Goals – Nov 16 2020

Recently the Foundation’s Capital Campaign goal of opening the Museum to public access moved another step nearer to reality. On November 16, Foundation VP for Buildings and Grounds, COL (R) CEM Maxwell, met with the Joint Base Commanding General, Brigadier General Caroline Miller and the AMEDD Center of Excellence (COE) Commander, Major General Dennis LeMaster at the AMEDD Museum.  Also present were the Joint Base Civil Engineer and his Deputy as well as Randy Anderson from […]
June 9, 2019

Foundation says Farewell to Samantha Popejoy

On 3 May 2019, the Foundation bade a fond farewell to Grant Writer, Samantha Popejoy at the Quarterly Board meeting.  Beginning her work at the Museum as a Graduate Intern in Museum Science, Samantha quickly made herself at home getting to know the staff and the Museum.  Her bright personality, quick grasp, and innovative ideas were soon to have positive impacts across the Museum.  As her Internship came to a close, the Foundation employed her […]