Captured Italian troops being held in America, still couldn't go home until the war was over. They had a choice, stay in camps, or go to work helping with the American War effort.
Learn about the history of the Sherman Tank in this week's Rock Island Arsenal: Inside The Gates.
Stories of heroes, innovation, and the sound of music...we look back at our favorite stories from Rock Island Arsenal: Inside the Gates from 2014.
It’s a staple at Military bases all over the U.S. But unless you’re in the military, it’s a place you’ve likely never been: The Commissary.
On a quiet street at the edge of Arsenal Island, rests Quarters One. For more than 100 years it served as home of the installation's top brass. This place made history before its first residents ever moved in.
November is National American Indian Heritage Month. A Lieutenant in the Army shares his background, his culture, and his role in the military as we go”Inside the Gates” of the Rock Island Arsenal.
This is a story about the Rock Island Arsenal Marine Museum.
Hear from local veterans about their experiences
Made of solid steel, Government Bridge is an icon that's more burly than beautiful.
A civilian goes beyond the call of duty