Artifacts & Attractions

Dedication of Military Branch Quilts at the Indiana War Memorial

The Branches of the US Military are extremely important to our history and to every military service member. The Branch defines the missions they were assigned and in many cases the environment they spent most of their time while in service. Through contacts...
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Raymond Spruance – Admiral | Hoosier | Quiet Hero

By Brandon Raymer How much do you know about the Hoosier Hero who chose the heavy cruiser USS Indianapolis as his flagship, commanded U.S. naval forces during two of the most significant naval battles of WWII, and would go on to succeed Admiral Nimitz...
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Five Questions With… Logan Cook

1. What was the reason behind the project? Water leakage has been occurring for years through the building envelope which was damaging decorative historic plaster. Additionally, during WJE’s investigation, distressed limestone units were found in many...
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Shining a Light to Salute our Veterans’ Service!

The Indiana War Memorials Foundation (IWMF), in support of the Indiana War Memorials Commission, is honored to partner with Downtown Indy, Inc. (DII) on Shine a Light on Indianapolis, an innovative project to honor veterans, highlight the Soldiers and...
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