June 13, 2016
2016 Best Warriors with knive awards

Foundation Supports 2016 Best Warrior Awards

Museum Foundation awards prizes to MEDCOM 2016 Best Warriors   Specialist Victor Galvez and Sgt. First Class Ilker Irmak, both from the U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, were the winners of the 2016 Best Warrior Competition held at Camp Bullis, Texas May 2-16, 2016.  Among the prizes awarded to SPC Galvez and SFC Irmak were replica 19th century Hospital Steward knives from the Museum Foundation.
July 28, 2015
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Vet Corps celebrates 100th birthday with a statue

A bronze sculpture representing the diverse 100-year history of the U.S. Army Veterinary Corps was unveiled at the U.S. Army Medical Department Museum on Fort Sam Houston, Texas. Brigadier General Erik H. Torring, Chief, U.S. Army Veterinary Corps, together with Dr. Joseph Kinnarney, President of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), and Ms. Donna Dobberfuhl, the artist commissioned to create the monument, unveiled the life-sized sculpture. The AVMA, through its charitable arm the American Veterinary […]