Armed Forces Museum Foundation

The Armed Forces Museum Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to enhancing the future of the Mississippi Armed Forces Museum. With the help of donations and support of its members, the foundation supports the Museum’s exhibits, artifact preservation requirements, and educational programing. Members of the foundation help promote the knowledge of military history in Mississippi to the public, and remain an integral part of the Mississippi Armed Forces Museum’s success.   

AFMF board of directors


MG (MS) Richard S. Poole, MSARNG


LTG (MS) James H. Garner, MSARNG

Vice President

LTC Clifford A. McDaniel, II, MSARNG


MSG (Ret) Gloria C. Young, MSARNG


LTG (MS) Harold A. Cross, MSANG

David Dennis

LTG (MS) William L. Freeman, MSARNG

MG (MS) Alben N. Hopkins, MSARNG

LTG (MS) Silvanus P. Johnson, MSARNG

William D. Mounger

CCM (Ret) Ricky L, Myers, MSANG

COL (Ret) James D. Wallace, USA


MG Janson D. Boyles

The Adjutant General, State of Mississippi

COL Bobby M. Ginn, MSARNG

Commander, Camp Shelby

COL Craig S. Jones, MSARNG

BG (MS) Joseph B. Moss, MSARNG

Tommy Lofton

Museum Director