Book Discussion on Hall of Heroes

A U.S. Army film was set in the Pentagon’s “Hall of Heroes,” which contains the names of the recipients of the Medal of… read more

A U.S. Army film was set in the Pentagon’s “Hall of Heroes,” which contains the names of the recipients of the Medal of Honor. The history of the Medal of Honor was and stories of some of the recipients were told using historical footage and re-enactments. Video was included of President Lyndon Johnson presenting the Medal of Honor to members of four services at the Pentagon on May 14, 1968, the day he dedicated the new Hall of Heroes.

“Hall of Heroes” was an episode of the television series “The Big Picture,” produced for the United States Army, which aired on ABC television from 1951 through 1975. The series focused on historic battles, figures, and traditions in U.S. military history. close

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Book Discussion on Hall of Heroes

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303738-1
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First Aired:
Feb 26, 2012
Last Aired:
Mar 5, 2012

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  • Feb 26, 2012 | 12:24pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 26, 2012 | 5:43pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 27, 2012 | 6:43am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 03, 2012 | 11:28am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 05, 2012 | 7:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
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