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Solomon Victory Theater Seat Tributes

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The Museum community has a special opportunity to play a role in Solomon Victory Theater’s unique cinematic experience by naming seats in honor or in memory of a family member, personal friend, or organization. The National World War II Museum would like to thank the following donors for purchasing a theater seat thus far. An engraved plaque has been designed and permanently affixed to the arm of the purchased seat to recognize the contribution. Their support helps preserve the stories of World War II for future generations.

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451st Bomb Squadron Association
In honor of the 451st Bomb Squadron Men Who Served in World War II


Karen and Ron Adams
In Honor of Larry and Alice Melton

In Honor of Ron and Karen Adams


Richard C. Adkerson Family


In Honor of William P. Rutledge, AECOM Board of Directors


Darleen Alexander


The Calvin and Marisa Allen Foundation
In Memory of Calvin R. Allen


Steven D. Alvis
John A. McGill


Mrs. Stephen E. Ambrose
In Honor of Steve Ambrose

In Honor of Moira Ambrose


American Beagle Squadron Association
The American Bagle Squadron Association

2nd P-15 Fighter SQ., 52 Fighter Group, 15 AF WWII


Tom Hanks


Frank D. Hopkins, Captain, USAF; 64TC-18TH Squadron

In memory of James A. Mangum


Elaine and Thomas P. August
In Honor of Lt. Col. William Hale Ferguson US Army


Robert Cooley Bannon


Mr. James L. Barksdale
In Honor of R. Barksdale-West Point '66


The D&P Bayly Family Foundation
In Honor of George Vail Bayly, Sr.


Jean C. and Michael D. Beckman
In Honor of Fritz L. Beckman

In Honor of Thomas A. Wilson


Scott Beninato
In Memory of S. Sgt. Peter Beninato


Mrs. Adelaide Benjamin
In Honor of Edward B. Benjamin, Jr.

In Honor of William Bell Wisdom


Mr. & Mrs. Gus Blass Foundation Trust
In Honr of 1st Lt. Gus Blass II, 24th Reconnaissance Squadron, 4th Calvary Group


Bob and Dee Boozer


Susan Gore Brennan
In Memory of Kathryn Briede Gore

In Memory of Dr. Benjamin Cromwell Gore


Robert & Lenore Briskman
In Honor ofRobert Berman, Bomber Shot Down Over Hump

In Honor of Burton Gwirtzman, Battle of the Bulge Heroic Medic


Samuel J. Broe
In Memory of Thomas G. Ferris, Navy


Zelda and Richard Carner
In Honor of 93rd Troop Carrier Squadron


Chalmette VFW Post 3706
CMDR. Steve Mainville 1954 to 2017


Hans Christensen
G. William Christensen, Army Air Corps


Don Kennedy Clover
WWII 82nd ABN 507 PIR, Silent Courage


James A. Courter
In Honor of Carmen Courter


Cudd Foundation


Mr. and Mrs. A. Dano Davis
In Honor of Charles Douglas Gholson, Jr.


Mr. Demo Kouzounis


Mr. Dan DeVito
In Memory of Joe Devito


John A. Drews
In Honor of Frank Kelly KIA 1945


Robert Edsel
In Honor of A. Ray Edsel

In Honor of Norma L. Edsel

In Honor of Marilyn F. Wright

In Honor of Ron B. Wright


Mr. H. Mortimer Favrot, Jr.
In Honor of Kay and Tim Favrot

In Memory of Kelsey Bradley Favrot


Finnegan Henderson
John H. Von Der Bruegge Jr., Operation Varsity 513 PIR


Eleanor J. Fox
In Memory of Lt. Col. Lewis V. Smith, U.S. Army, Birthplace: Sprio, Oklahoma


Frezza Family Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. John J. Frezza, In Honor of Our WWII Veterans


Mr. James J. Frischhertz / Frischhertz Electric Company
In Honor of B. C. Frischhertz, Sr.


Howard C. Gaines
In Memory of Maj. G. Clark Gaines


Judith Galvach
In Honor of Eugene B. Gossnickle


Larry and Marla Garvey


General Electric Company


Hare Family Foundation
In Honor of Henry Harold Hare


Keith Hawkins
In Honor of Charles Doran Fretz


Agnes R. Hayden
In Memory of Donald C. Hayden


Adrea D. Heebe
In Honor of Frederick J.R. Heebe

Gordon L. Bynum


Jonathan L. Jacobs
In Honor of Pvt. William S. Cagan, US Army


Marvin L. Jacobs
Dotty and Buddy Jacobs


Bill Janetschek
In Honor of James R. Fisher, Sr.

In Memory of James J. Fisher, Jr. DFC


Sue S. Janssen and Wendy Robinson
In Honor of Clarence Wayne Shreve, Pacific Theater, World War II


Pat and Kelly Jay


Jerlyn Foundation / Carolyn Holleran
Charles J. Holleran

Walter Raymond McGonigle


Erik F. Johnsen Family Foundation
In Memory of Niels F. Johnsen

In Memory of Anita w. Johnsen


Christopher J. Jones
Col. Robert L. Jones, USAF, Fighter Pilot: P-38, P-51, POW Stalag Luft 1


Gayle Higgins Jones


Edith Key
In Honor of Edith M. Rubright


Kissick Family Foundation
Sgt John J Teffenhart, 503rd Parachute Infantry, Purple Heart


Carl LaGrotteria
In Memory of Vincenzo LaGrotteria


William P. Lanigan
In Honor of John Lanigan, Sr.


Mickey Jo Lawrence
Edgar "Mac" Lindgren, Lt. USAAF--Silver Star, Purple Heart-- Air Medal


H. Ward Lay Foundation
Joseph W. Geary 15th Air Force, 450th Bomb Group Sq. 721


Jean and Steven Lee
Quincy J. Lee Austin, Texas

Zachry S. Lee San Antonio, Texas

Travis M. Lee Boston, Massachusetts


John Leseth
In Memory of Trygve A. Leseth


John and Gail Liebes Trust
The John Liebes Family


Kevin Lilly
In Honor of Lt. Trevor Rees-Jones, USN


Deborah G. Lindsay
In Memory of Harry John Grosser, USAA

In Memory of William F. Grosser, USAF

In Memory of Robert S. Lindsay, USN

Forrest Villarrubia US Marine PTO

Tom Blakey 1920-2015 D-Day Veteran 82 Airborne

Bert Stolier US Marines PTO 2nd Divison


Louise H. Moffett Family Foundation
J. Moffett Family Fdn.


Lupin Foundation


Madison/Querbes Family
In Memory of CAPT C.W. Robinson, Jr.


Dr. and Mrs. Neil Maki


Scott and Kimberly Martin
In Honor Of R.S. Martin Jr., 4th Marine Div. Kilgore, Tx, Thankful Son Scott Martin


Ben A. Martinez, Jr.
In Honor of Ben A. Martinez, Jr.

In Honor of Urban "UB" Martinez

In Honor of John William Water

In Honor of William J. Wegmann

In Honor of Jose D. Martinez

In Honor of John L. Martinez

In Honor of Frank H. Roark, Jr.


Col. and Mrs. David F. Matthews
In Memory of Col C. Fort Matthews


James Mauck and William Mauck
In Honor of Gail WM Mauck, US Army, Clinton, Iowa, 1917-2018, 1ST SGT, 32D DIV Pacific


Mark A. Mayer
Peter A. Mayer Advertising


James R. McCabe
Col. John R. "Packy" Roche, USAAF-USAF


Mr. and Mrs. Paul C.P. McIlhenny
In Memory of Armond K. Goodwin

In Memory of Paul W. McIlhenny


Candy McKey
In Honor of Dr. John D. McKey, Sr., USN


Arthur J. Moore
Arthur J. Moore 29th Infantry


Michael A. Morris
Jacqueline Morris


Lorise N. Naquin
In Memor y of Irvin and Angel Templet

In Honor of Lorise and Lucy Naquin


National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors
In Honor of Governor Pete Wilson


Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Newhall, III
In Honor of Adair B. Newhall

In Honor of C. Ashton Newhall


Robert P. Nimtz
In Memory of of Paul Nimtz, Ray Eilenfelt


James P. Noll
In Memory of Loren Clyde Johnson, Archaeologist, Newport, MN 3-19-31 to 4-11-11


Vickie and Ron Norick
In Honor of James H. Norick, USN


Mark P. Norman
In Memory of Mark W. Norman


The Peevy Family
In Memory of Virgil Edwin Peevy


George A. Pontikes, Jr.
In Honor of General Michael P. Cokinos


B.E. Quinn III
In Honor of Joseph N. Tolle


Toska and Barry Quinnies
In Honor of Toska Quinnies

In Honor of Barry Quinnies


Barbara L. Richardson
Dewey Tillman Lisenbee, Pacific Theater, US Marine Corp

Samuel Benjamin Lisenbee, Pacific Theater, US Marine Corp

Lee Roy Lisenbee, Pacific Theater, US Marine Corp

L.C. Lisenbee, Pacific Theater, US Marine Corp


Patrice K. Richardson
In Memory of A True American, Captain EW Richardson, B24 Pilot and POW


Todd Ricketts


Bruno S. Rinas
In Honor of Bruno S. Rinas


Rex and Helen Ritchie
Walter Harris, WWII 17th Airborne Div Oakwood, Ohio


Mr. and Mrs. Laurance Rockefeller, Sr.
In Honor of Laurance S. Rockefeller, US Navy

In Honor of Edward Tipper D-Day 101st Airborne Div


Martin and Joan Rosen Foundation
In Honor of Leon & Martin Rosen NY

Leon Rosen, Bombardier Pacific

Martin Rosen, Army, Europe & Pacific


Rotary Club of Metairie


Rotary Club of the Westbank Foundation
Rotary Westbank/Gretna, LA


Bill and Trudy Rutledge
Bill Rutledge

Trudy Rutledge


Marlin E. Sandlin, Jr.
Sgt. Roland Chaisson, D-Day Big Red One, Your Loving Family


Christine Greeley Schalles
In Honor of US Marine Corps., Lt. Col. Robert W. Greeley, Wake IS POW 1941-1945


Gwen Schneider
In Honor of Bruce F. Schneider WWII Veteran


Edward H. Schulz
In Memory of Bunnie Schulz Bullard, TX


John Selling
Harry Selling DOB 5-29-20, B-17 Pilot Shot Down, POW, Dad and Hero Loved By All


The Wilson Sexton Foundation
In Memory of John T. Sexton WWI


Family and Friends of George Shenkman
In Loving Memory of Sgt. George Shenkman 1914-2017


DeeDee and Eliot Simon
In Memory of Norman Simon

In Memory of Donald J. Wingbermuehle


Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP
In Memory of Joseph H. Flom


Pamela and Charles R. Smith
In Honor of Charles R. Smith


Daniel D. Smith
In Memory of Commander Walter F. Smith, US Navy


Theodore G. Solomon, Sr. and Doris Carwie Solomon
Theodore G. Solomon, Sr.

Doris Carwie Solomon


Emilia Soltis
In Memory of Joseph Steven Soltis USN


Frank and Paulette Stewart


Paul Tagliabue
In Honor of Italo Rancan


Patrick F. Taylor Foundation
In Honor of Buddy Jacobs


"The Roomies"
In Honor of Suzy and John Graham


Dorothy E. (Betty) Thomas
In Memory of William Fred Thomas


Time-Life Books


Marvin D. Toombs
In Memory of Jean & Marvin Toombs, VA

In Memory of Carolyn & Jerry Hatfield


Charles and Martha Turpen
Charles and Martha Turpen, IMO All Who Served Us


Ken Valach
In Honor of Harold Mgrublian


David R. Voelker
In Honor of Virginia W. Voelker


Mrs. Donald Lyon White
in memory of her husband