The Greatest Generation, The Pacific

World War Two veterans talked about their experiences fighting in the Pacific Theater. R.V. Burgin reflected on his time in the Marine… read more

World War Two veterans talked about their experiences fighting in the Pacific Theater. R.V. Burgin reflected on his time in the Marine Corps as described in his book, Islands of the Damned. Roy Matsumoto discussed his Army service behind Japanese enemy lines in Burma. The moderator was Patrick O’Donnell, author of Into the Rising Sun: World War II’s Pacific Veterans Reveal the Heart of Combat. The American Veterans Center hosted the discussion at its 15th Annual Conference. close

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The Greatest Generation, The Pacific

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Program ID:
309083-6
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 5, 2013
Last Aired:
Jan 6, 2013

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  • Jan 05, 2013 | 9:18pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 06, 2013 | 1:18am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 06, 2013 | 2:17pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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