Here is a listing of the latest projects of the American Veterans Archaeological Recovery (AVAR) program.  They are currently accepting applications.

Saratoga National Historic Park,NY
(June 1-19)
1777 Revolutionary War Site < Caution- >


Despite the best efforts of COVID-19 we’re still planning to get the job done at Saratoga this year. However, we’re going to reschedule the project to 8-25 September to ensure we can carry out the work safely and efficiently.


B-24 Recovery,Southern England
(July 18 – August 19)
Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency Project < Caution- >


P-38G Recovery,Sicily
(August 3-26)
Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency Project < Caution- >


Beit Lehi Regional Project,Israel
(October,Dates TBA)
Hebrew University of Jerusalem Project

Apply Now < Caution- >

Despite the uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic, the AVAR team is doing everything we can to complete our mission in 2020. While we are currently accepting applications for our upcoming projects, the safety of our participants is always our priority. In the event that a project must be rescheduled, we will work diligently to place participants on future digs.

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