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Honoring American Veterans

Airing on Fusion (WNEO 45.2 / WEAO 49.2)
   
Scramble the Seawolves

Scramble the Seawolves

Saturday, Nov. 9, at 3 p.m.

From meager beginnings, the most effective and offensive Navy squadron, Helicopter Attack Light Squadron Three Seawolves, was established inside the Republic of Vietnam in support of Task Force-116, Operation Gamewarden in 1967.

Visit the SCRAMBLE THE SEAWOLVES website.

   

   
Memoirs of WWII

Memoirs of WWII

Saturday, Nov. 9, at 4:30 p.m.
Also airs on Sunday, Nov. 10, at 4 p.m.; and Saturday, Nov. 23, at 10:30 p.m.

This local production strives to preserve the history of World War II and the memories of those who served.

Learn more about MEMOIRS OF WWII.

   

   
Washington National Cathedral Veterans Day Tribute 2018

Washington National Cathedral Veterans Day Tribute 2018

Saturday, Nov. 9, at 10 p.m.
Also airs on Tuesday, Nov. 12, at 7 p.m.

A combination of live entertainment and preproduced packages focus on the concerns, experiences and successes of veterans. The U.S. Marine Corps Orchestra and Cathedral Choir anchor the entertainment, which offers an eclectic mix of musical performances.

   

   
Omaha Beach: Honor and Sacrifice

Omaha Beach: Honor and Sacrifice

Sunday, Nov. 10, at 2 p.m.

This production documents the very personal stories of several veterans as they return to Omaha Beach for the yearly celebration in Normandy that recognizes the courage they showed on June 6, 1944.

Visit the OMAHA BEACH: HONOR AND SACRIFICE website.

   

 

 

Survivors of Malmedy: December 1944

Survivors of Malmedy: December 1944

Sunday, Nov. 10, at 3 p.m.

Learn about the World War II massacre of American soldiers in Belgium during the opening days of the Battle of the Bulge. In the end, more than 50 Americans escaped the infamous Malmedy Massacre. Today, just a handful remain.

Visit the SURVIVORS OF MALMEDY: DECEMBER 1944 website.

   

   
Veterans of America—Our Heroes in Uniform: Out of Our Brains, Not Out of Our Minds

Veterans of America—Our Heroes in Uniform: Out of Our Brains, Not Out of Our Minds

Sunday, Nov. 10, at 4:30 p.m.
Also airs on Monday, Nov. 11, at 7 p.m.; and Friday, Nov. 22, at 10:30 p.m.

This local production discusses research and treatments for post-traumatic stress disorder.

Learn more about VETERANS OF AMERICA—OUR HEROES IN UNIFORM: OUT OF OUR HEADS, NOT OUT OF OUR MINDS.

   

 

 

Jewish American Soldiers: Stories from WWII

Jewish American Soldiers: Stories from WWII

Monday, Nov. 11, at 9 p.m.

This documentary focuses on the life stories of Jewish American World War II veterans, exploring their unique experiences of being soldiers during a time of extreme anti-Semitism both abroad, and in America.

   

   
The Warrior Tradition

The Warrior Tradition

Wednesday, Nov. 13, at 9 p.m.
Also airs on Saturday, Nov. 16, at 2 p.m.

The heartbreaking and inspiring story of Native Americans in the United States military is shared.

Visit the THE WARRIOR TRADITION website.

   
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