Military Leadership

The opening speakers on the second day of the conference spoke about leadership in the military. General Palmer talked about strength… read more

The opening speakers on the second day of the conference spoke about leadership in the military. General Palmer talked about strength of character. A military historian, he was formerly superintendent of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and a two-tour veteran of Vietnam. Celia Sandys, a grandchild of Winston Churchill, wrote the book, Chasing Churchill: The Travels of Winston Churchill. She talked about Winston Churchill and his leadership in World War II and showed video clips. General Palmer responded to audience members' questions.

The ninth annual conference of the World War II Veterans Committee for the first time expanded to include the Vietnam War under the new umbrella organization, the American Veterans Center. close

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Arlington, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 10, 2006
Last Aired:
May 11, 2009

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  • Nov 10, 2006 | 8:36am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 10, 2006 | 9:12pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 11, 2006 | 11:59am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 13, 2006 | 4:03pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • May 10, 2009 | 2:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • May 11, 2009 | 2:13am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 11, 2009 | 8:13am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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