Minnesota Military Museum Archives

United States. Department of the Army Edit

Summary

Agent Type
Corporate Entity

Dates

  • 1947 - Present (Existence)

Name Forms

  • United States. Department of the Army
    1947 - Present (Usage)

Related Agents

Notes

  • Historical Note

    The Department of War was originally formed in 1789 as an Executive Department of the United States, and was renamed by the National Security Act of 1947 to the Department of the Army on September 18, 1947.