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  • Medal of Honor Recipients
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    Medal of Honor Recipients

    Three Medal of Honor recipients from the Vietnam War and the war in Afghanistan spoke about their experiences. The Medal of Honor is the highest military award for valor during combat given…

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  • American Veterans Center 17th Annual Conference Opening Remarks
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    American Veterans Center 17th Annual Conference Opening Remarks

    Major General Mark Brilakis opened the American Veterans Center’s conference with an overview of the distinguished veterans and active duty personnel from World War II to the present day…

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  • Korean War Veterans
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    Korean War Veterans

    Three Korean War veterans representing the Navy, Air Force, and Army talked about why they joined the military and reflected on their wartime experiences. This event was from the American…

    273 views
  • War In Europe
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    War In Europe

    Two World War II veterans and a former Army nurse who helped liberate German concentration camps described the chaos and destruction they witnessed in Europe during the war. This event was from…

    601 views
  • The Doolittle Raid
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    The Doolittle Raid

    World War II veterans who were directly involved in the Doolittle Raid on Tokyo, Japan shared their personal accounts. The Doolittle Raid, in April, 1942, was the first air attack by the…

    628 views
  • Medal of Honor Recipients
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    Medal of Honor Recipients

    Medal of Honor recipients Staff Sergeant Salvatore Giunta and General James Livingston talked about their reasons for joining the military and some of their experiences abroad. Jerry Dumont also…

    274 views
  • Colin Powell on the Military
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    Colin Powell on the Military

    Former Secretary of State and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Colin Powell, reflected on leadership and his experience in the military. He also talked about working for both the Reagan and…

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  • General Richard Myers Remarks at American Veterans Center Conference
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    General Richard Myers Remarks at American Veterans Center Conference

    General Richard Myers talked about some of the qualities necessary for leadership. He also told some personal stories from his military career, and discussed his most difficult decision as chair…

    310 views
  • Portrayals of War on Film
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    Portrayals of War on Film

    Mr. Cronauer and Sergeant Eversmann spoke at fourm on veterans issues and military service. Mr. Cronauer talked about his personal experiences as a radio DJ in Vietnam and addressed efforts to find or honor…

    107 views
  • Korean War Experiences
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    Korean War Experiences

    Korean War veterans spoke about their experiences in the war and their period of military service.

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  • Baseball Players in World War II
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    Baseball Players in World War II

    Bob Feller, a pitcher in the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame, talked about playing baseball during wartime. He was a veteran of the USS Alabama in World War II. The ninth annual…

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  • 101st Airborne in Iraq
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    101st Airborne in Iraq

    Members of the 101st Airborne, 506th Infantry Regiment, talked about their experiences in Iraq. The World War II unit became known as the “Band of Brothers” and these men spoke of a “new band of…

    441 views
  • 101st Airborne in World War II
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    101st Airborne in World War II

    Members of the 101st Airborne, 506th Infantry Regiment, known as the “Band of Brothers,” talked about their experiences in World War II. Video clips from the miniseries “Band of Brothers”…

    4,937 views
  • The Doolittle Raiders
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    The Doolittle Raiders

    Several veterans of the April 18, 1942, “Doolittle Raid” on Japan talked about their experiences. A video clip was also shown of a documentary about General Jimmy Doolittle describing the…

    596 views