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Miranda Summers Lowe


B.A., College of William and Mary
M.A., Brown University

Currently mobilized with the Army National Guard and on leave from the National Museum of American History

Research Specialties: 
  • The All-Volunteer Force
  • National Guard and Reserve Forces History
  • Women’s Military History
  • The G.I. Bill


Office of the Chief of Staff of the Army’s Operation Enduring Freedom Study Group

Professional Affiliations: 
  • Society for Military History
  • Military Officer Association of America (Currently Serving Advisory Council)
  • National Guard Association
  • Anne S.K. Brown Military Collection (Committee of Management)