Gift Shop

in the hometown of history's greatest war correspondent

Gift Shop

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.


Olive drab jeep or cream with Pyle portrait. Small, Medium, Large, $15. X-Large, XX-Large, $18.

Ernie Pyle G. I. Joe
Action Figure

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.


Olive drab cap with cream logo $ 18.
Beige visor with green logo $15.
Both are adjustable.

Coffee Mug

Ceramic coffee mug features the museum's logo and a wrap-around photo of Pyle, $10.50.

Key Chain

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.



The museum gift shop offers a variety of books, new and use, by and about Ernie Pyle. Looking for something in particular? Ask us.
"At Home With Ernie Pyle," $29.95; "Ernie Pyle's War," $25; "Brave Men," $10; "Here is Your War," $10.