He was the "Ace of Aces" as a genuine World War II hero and much more. Joe Foss, known to TV viewers as "The American Sportsman," was also a state governor and a fiery, spiritual leader of the NRA. This moving tribute, debuted at his funeral, unfurls the rich tapestry of his life and illustrates why millions admired, followed and loved General Joe Foss.
This moving memorial illustrates why millions admired, followed and loved General Joe Foss.
View 50 years of freedom's most remarkable leaders and the NRA National Firearms Museum treasure collection.
May 16th, 2011Colt Single-Action Army Revolver
Known as the "peacemaker" for its widespread use among soldiers, settlers, gunslingers and peace officers.
Union veterans Col. William C. Church and Gen. George Wingate formed the NRA in 1871.
Fifty years of freedom's most remarkable leaders.
Spotlighting guns from the NRA National Firearms Museum.