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Fagen Fighters WWII Museum

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Fagen Fighters WWII Museum, located on the Granite Falls Airport, is dedicated to the men and women who served overseas and the homefront. Numerous vehicles, aircraft, memorabilia and artwork are on display. As for vehicles, there is the WC-55 Tank Buster, the M16 Half Track, the Cushman 32 Scooter and many others. The aircraft includes a P51 Twilight Tear, a P20E Desrt Shark, a Rayn PT-22, a JN-4 Jenny, and gliders. Large murals serve as the backdrop on some of the walls in the museum, giving visitors a sense of what it was like to land on the beaches of Normandy and fly planes in combat. The museum also has a growing library and also recorded stories of veterans who served.

Fagen Fighters WWII Museum
A fighter plane on display in font of a mural depicting in the sky
View inside the museum
Exhibit depicting soldiers landing on Normandy

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http://www.fagenfighterswwiimuseum.org/mission/mission.html

Address
2450 540th St.
Granite Falls, MN 56241
Phone Number
(320) 564-6644
Hours
10AM - 4PM Tuesday through Saturday.
Tags
  • Military History
This location was created on 2016-04-22 by Ben M. .   It was last updated on 2016-04-23 by Unknown

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