Tag Archives: World War II

Mangano Announces Educational Program for HS Students at American Armor Museum

Old Bethpage, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced that the Museum of American Armor, the Long Island Living History Group (LILHG) and Nassau County’s Old Bethpage Village Restoration will host a joint educational program for Long … Continue reading

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Mangano Honors Female Veterans FROM WWII – the Greatest generation – at 2ND annual Women in the Military Recognition Ceremony

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano honored eleven female WWII Veterans at the Museum of American Armor in Old Bethpage today, as part of Nassau County’s 2nd Annual Women in the Military Recognition Ceremony, This year’s theme … Continue reading

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MANGANO HONORS WOMEN TRAILBLAZERS WHO SERVED IN MILITARY DURING WWII, KOREA, GULF WAR, AFGHANISTAN AND IRAQ

On the heels of the military announcing plans to recruit women for combat roles, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and the Nassau County Veterans Service Agency (VSA) today honored nine women veterans and an active duty military Purple Heart … Continue reading

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Mangano: WWII Armor Museum Coming Soon to Old Bethpage Village Restoration

By Eden Laikin In an era of cancelled air shows and a reduced NYC Fleet Week, a permanent tribute to the American G.I. that will also aid Nassau County’s tourism and parks revenue Old Bethpage, NY – In the face of … Continue reading

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MANGANO COMMEMORATES POW/MIA RECOGNITION DAY

By Eden Laikin They came from all over Long Island – members of veterans’ organizations, elected officials, clergy and American ex-prisoners of war.  They came to remember the POW/MIAs from Nassau and Suffolk. And they did so at a solemn … Continue reading

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