PHOTO CREDIT: Harry S. Truman Library

Our Mission

The General Omar Bradley Memorial, Library, and Museum Inc. is dedicated to the preservation and promotion of this great American's enduring legacy of leadership, integrity, and service to the nation for the benefit of current and future generations.

General Bradley, Inc. works to fulfill its mission by:

  • Building, restoring, and preserving memorabilia and scholarly collections about General Omar Bradley.
  • Developing academic resources to advance principled leadership and public service.
  • Promoting study of the humanities and cultural tourism through exhibitions, events, and inclusive programs.
  • Collaborating with local educators and national resources to create dynamic programming for students of all ages.
Omar Bradley Memorial
Omar Bradley Memorial Dedication
Omar Bradley

PHOTO CREDIT: National Archives

A Hometown Connection in Moberly, MO

Bradley was born in rural Randolph County, Missouri. The community of Moberly contributed to cultivating the many unique qualities that would later define his great military career. General Bradley, Inc. will pay tribute to Bradley's home ties and honor his legacy and contributions to America and to the world.

Moberly serves as a unique hub for those fascinated by military history, offering convenient access to significant sites that honor the legacies of key World War II figures.

Within a short drive, you can explore the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum in Independence, Missouri, dedicated to his pivotal role in ending World War II; the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum in Abilene, Kansas, where you can delve into the life and leadership of General Eisenhower; and America’s National Churchill Museum in Fulton, Missouri, commemorating the life, impact, and speeches of Sir Winston Churchill. With Moberly's central location, you can journey through these interconnected chapters of history and witness how they shaped the world.

From the Revolution to the modern era, Missouri has a rich military history. Moberly is in the middle of it all!

Bringing History to Life

Through a variety of exhibits, educational programs, and community outreach initiatives, we are dedicated to honoring General Bradley's distinguished military career, leadership, and service to the nation. Our goal is to create a space where history comes alive, inspiring visitors to reflect on the past and look toward the future. Explore the leadership qualities exemplified by General Bradley and learn how they continue to shape our world today. You will gain exciting and valuable insights into leadership principles and skills that are relevant in both military and civilian contexts.

Stay tuned for upcoming events and project updates as we continue to build a vibrant center for education and remembrance.

General Omar Bradley

PHOTO CREDIT: Harry S. Truman Library