in the hometown of history's greatest war correspondent
The Ernie Pyle WWII Museum offers a wide selection of gift items. Below is some of the merchandise that can be purchased in person or by contacting the museum at 765-665-3633. See the Visit the Museum page for information on the gift shop and museum hours.
Ernie Pyle G. I. Joe
The Ernie Pyle G. I. Joe action figure was produced by the Hasbro toy company. Fun fact: The company printed an error on the back of the box: Pyle attended Indiana University, not Indiana State University. Hasbro then printed corrected boxes available for free from the museum with a purchase, $15.
Vertical magnet shows an image of Pyle’s birthplace. Horizontal, off-white magnet features an image of the Pyle commemorative stamp and a quote from Pres. Harry Truman, $5.49.
Beige visor with green logo $15.
Both are adjustable.
Key chain features the image of the 1971 commemorative postage stamp honoring Pyle, $7.
DVD - G.I. Joe: The Story of Ernie Pyle
Oscar winner Tom Hanks wrote: “ ‘G.I. Joe: The Ernie Pyle Story’ is the best documentary film ever done about the true heroes of World War II, the common soldier.” This PBS special is a moving tribute to the “Greatest Generation” and to Pyle — the most beloved war correspondent this nation has ever known, $19.
"At Home With Ernie Pyle," $29.95; "Ernie Pyle's War," $25; "Brave Men," $10; "Here is Your War," $10.