Tour of the National Museum of the Pacific War


Join us on this exclusive virtual tour of the National Museum of the Pacific War, located in Fredericksburg, Texas. The museum offers an impressive collection of aircraft, oral histories and many more relics of the war. It is the only museum in the continental U.S. solely dedicated to telling the story of WWII in the Pacific, and we were proud to debut this virtual tour at our 2020 virtual fundraising event.

Saluting the Tuskegee Airmen


Tuskegee Airmen plan

The Tuskegee Airmen were the first black military aviators in the U.S. Army Air Corps (predecessor to the modern-day U.S. Air Force) and an essential part of World War II.

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A message from our founder & Chair, Barbara Fasola.


In light of the heartbreaking recent events, we'd like to share a few words from our founder, Barbara Fasola.

This is a very difficult time for our country. It is impossible to ignore the racial injustice that exists in our nation today, and we should not. As an organization committed to supporting all students across the country, we will not. At Families of World War II Veterans, we believe that each of us can make a difference. We also believe that communities and organizations have a responsibility to do our part to turn the tide and alter the status quo. Families of World War II Veterans is built on a principle that every voice should be heard and that it is within our power to pave the path forward.

We are committed to the ideals of equality, justice, empathy and compassion. Through these actions, we will continue to foster a culture of inclusion and integrity. Our path forward may feel uncertain, but acting together, we can effect real change.

Barbara Fasola
Founder and Chair, Families of World War II Veterans

Families of World War II Veterans


Families of World War II Veterans is a worldwide non-profit organization dedicated to ensuring the historical lessons of World War II are not forgotten.

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Our Mission


The mission of Families of World War II Veterans is to educate a new generation about World War II and its historical significance, to preserve the legacy of the heroes of this war and those dedicated to the war effort and to honor veterans' sacrifices by creating scholarship opportunities.

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Our Online Community


Our online global community allows visitors to share experiences of this conflict and provide younger generations with resources to help expand their knowledge of the powerful sacrifices World War II veterans made around the world.

Educational Opportunities

Honor our veterans' sacrifices by donating to our scholarship fund.

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Preserve the Legacy

Celebrate yesterday's heroes to equip the heroes of tomorrow.

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Educate a New Generation

Enhance World War II knowledge through our online resource library.

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"Your task will not be an easy one. Your enemy is well trained, well equipped and battle-hardened. He will fight savagely.

But this is the year 1944! The tide has turned! The free men of the world are marching together to victory!

I have full confidence in your courage, devotion to duty and skill in battle.

We will accept nothing less than full victory!

Good luck! And let us all beseech the blessing of Almighty God upon this great and noble undertaking."