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The First Gulf War: The War to Free Kuwait

Saturday, June 17 - Sunday, September 03 | 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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The First Gulf War exhibit features eight informational panels, filled with photographs, recounting the conflict that began when dictator Saddam Hussein attacked Kuwait on Aug. 2, 1990. The resulting conflict became known as the Persian Gulf War of 1990-1991. The United States led the most diverse coalition of nations in recent history in Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm to oust Iraqi forces, who had invaded Kuwait. On the panels, visitors will see highlights from Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm, weapons of the Gulf War, and the liberation of Kuwait.


(910) 486-1330

Categories: Exhibit, Featured Events, Free, History