Victory Over Japan Anniversary
Major Hatch talked about the 60th anniversary of the announcement of Japan’s surrender in World War II - VJ Day. He talked about… read more
Major Hatch talked about the 60th anniversary of the announcement of Japan’s surrender in World War II - VJ Day. He talked about his service in the Marine Corps in the Pacific Theater during World War II and experiences as a war journalist in the final days of the Pacific campaign. He also was a motion picture camera operator in the battles of Tarawa and Iwo Jima, and showed several images of the battles. He responded to viewer comments and questions. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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