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World War II museum previews newest exhibit

A jeep under construction circa 1940s. A jeep under construction circa 1940s.
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

The World War II Museum opens its newest exhibit this weekend called the Arsenal of Democracy.

The exhibit features a look into the Homefront during wartime, including a recreation of a 1940s kitchen, a life-size jeep chassis under construction, a remembrance of Japanese internment, a nod to the first African-American member of the Marines, and an exhibit dedicated to the Manhattan Project.

The exhibit opens Saturday, June 10th at noon.

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