Army Ordnance Museum begins move to Fort Lee
August 5, 2009
- Transfer of Ordnance Museum artifcats began Aug. 4, as pieces of the collection were unloaded at Fort Lee, Va.
- This is the largest move in the history of the U.S. Army museum system.
- After completion, up to 140 large artifacts will remain at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md.
- This move is in accordance with BRAC law, which madated the Ordnance Museum relocating to Fort Lee by 2011.